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Prof. Ferguson's Radio Interview on 50th Anniversary of Gideon v. Wainwright

Wednesday, April 17, 2013   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Max Rodriguez
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Professor Andrew Ferguson was interviewed by Mark Levine on Washington-based radio/television talk show The Inside Scoop discussing the 50th anniversary of Gideon v. Wainwright, the 1963 Supreme Court decision that ensures every person charged with a crime is entitled to an attorney even if s/he cannot afford one.

The show also included guests Roopal Patel, Fellow at the Brennan Center’s Justice Program and former attorney with the Department of Justice; Jonathan Rapping, President/Founder of the Southern Public Defender Training Center and Director of Criminal Justice Program at John Marshall Law School; Karen Houppert, Journalist and Author of Chasing Gideon: The Elusive Quest for Poor People’s Justice; David Carroll, Executive Director of the Sixth Amendment Center; and Avis Buchanan, Director of the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia.

 

 

 Listen to the full radio show with host Mark Levine, "Too Poor to Receive a Fair Trial"

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