Public Defenders Walk Out


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Lawyers from Multnomah Defenders Inc. will be absent from courts this week as they press Oregon lawmakers to address issues with the state’s public defense system. Last year, a report from the Sixth Amendment Center found that Oregon’s public defense system is unconstitutional. Autumn Shreve, a public defender for Multnomah Defenders Inc., tells us about what she and her colleagues want to see from lawmakers.

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