legal defender

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In addition, the changes allow the the state to appoint a "substitute lawyer" in the event of constant absence of the legal defender of a suspect a a factor that has constantly been delaying trials of key figures.
The legal defender described above had an ethical responsibility, as an attorney, to keep client information confidential.
of someone attempting to use the Bible as a justification of their desire to smoke marijuana," said Brad Dacus, founder and president of the Pacific Justice Institute, a legal defender of Christian values.
When put in the position of a legal defender or a teacher--the two roles he's played most in the last 30 years--Henderson's energy ignites.
No doubt Darrow remains the land of liberty's most famous legal defender.
PLF is America's leading legal defender of property rights and limited government, and Fess told us clearly that this is why he befriended us so enthusiastically.
of Cyprus) interviews Glafkos Clerides, the fourth President of the Republic of Cyprus, first president of the Cypriot House of Representatives, and a one-time member and legal defender of the National Organization of Cypriot Fighters (EOKA) during the struggle for Cypriot independence from British rule.
The other Penal Code amendment vetoed by the President is the right of the state to appoint a substitute lawyer in the event of constant absence of the legal defender of a suspect.
After his clerkship, Mark served as a public defender at the Salt Lake Legal Defender Association, where he prepared hundreds of cases for trial, tried fifteen cases to verdict, and handled numerous motions and court hearings.
Many Afghan women have not previously had any knowledge of their legal rights, and have lacked a resource center to go to for legal information and legal defender assistance.
DALLAS) Legal Defender of Disabled Charges Dirty Harry Needs to Get Back
Accusing the three NGO's of selective judgement he said: "I wonder why European Stability Initiative, Freedom House and Human Rights Watch, which considered themselves legal defenders (on human rights) preferred to keep silent on the Armenian presidency to the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe in 2013?