right to counsel

SC Class Action ACLU Lawsuit Over Right to Counsel Continues

SC Class Action ACLU Lawsuit Over Right to Counsel Continues

Last year, I wrote about the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyer’s (NACDL) report that highlighted the denial of counsel...

Lawyer Dogs and the Right to Counsel

Lawyer Dogs and the Right to Counsel

The Lousisiana Supreme Court held this week that a suspect who asked for a “lawyer dog” did not invoke his...

Class Action Lawsuit Filed in SC for Right to Counsel

Class Action Lawsuit Filed in SC for Right to Counsel

The right to an attorney is perhaps one of the most well-known little tidbits about the American legal system, hammered...

Right to Counsel in SC Magistrate Courts

Right to Counsel in SC Magistrate Courts

In 2009, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) released a comprehensive report that detailed the systematic denial of...