Litigating the Ghost of Gideon in Florida: Separation of Powers as a Tool to Achieve Indigent Defense Reform
Wayne A. Logan
Florida State University - College of Law
Missouri Law Review, Vol. 75, p. 885, 2010
FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper Series
This paper, part of a symposium addressing indigent defense-related issues, examines litigation challenging a Florida law that expressly prohibits courts from granting public defender motions to withdraw on the basis of an alleged conflict of interest caused by excessive caseload or underfunding.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 22
Keywords: Indigent defense, Gideon, right to counsel, excessive caseloadAccepted Paper Series
Date posted: August 25, 2011
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