More Criticism of Flat-Rate Contracts in Public Defense

I’ve made it no secret that I find flat-rate contracts for indigent defense services repugnant. Thankfully, it is the exception; not the rule. Today, I pass along an article from stateline.org that highlights the problem. You should definitely read it. For those interested in a more comprehensive treatment of indigent defense in America, see here.

-Zachary Cloud

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