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Bringing Balance to Pretrial Proceedings, Solutions for Early Representation of Indigent Defendants - Center for Effective Justice 2015 

10-21-2016 14:21

As stated in this report, 27% of misdemeanor defendants in Texas did not have an attorney present during the time in the pretrial process when bail, jail time, and alternate pretrial release options are determined. This document analyzes the lack of indigent defense despite a defendant’s constitutional right to counsel and the benefits of having an attorney present at time of arraignment.

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