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Rationing Justice by Rationing Lawyers


Peter A. Joy


Washington University in Saint Louis - School of Law

May 27, 2012

Washington University Journal of Law and Policy, Vol. 37, No. 205, 2011
Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-05-08

Abstract:     
This article focuses on the crisis in Missouri's public defender system due to excessive caseloads and how the rationing of lawyers limits access to justice for the accused.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 22

Keywords: Sixth Amendment, state public defenders, access to justice, ineffective assistance of counsel, ethical obligations

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Date posted: May 28, 2012  

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Joy, Peter A., Rationing Justice by Rationing Lawyers (May 27, 2012). Washington University Journal of Law and Policy, Vol. 37, No. 205, 2011; Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 12-05-08. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2067420

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Peter A. Joy (Contact Author)
Washington University in Saint Louis - School of Law ( email )
Campus Box 1120
St. Louis, MO 63130
United States
313-935-6445 (Phone)
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