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Public defender to be honored by state Bar Association

When Tim Donaher succeeded Edward Nowak as Monroe County public defender in 2007, he took over an organization that had earned a reputation for quality representation despite a lack of resources. Nowak was a tough act to follow, so simply ...

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Public Defender caseload trending down, funding for 24-hour arraignment coverage uncertain

The Monroe County Public Defender's Office 2015 annual report shows a continuing decline in caseload.

The most significant news in the Monroe County Public Defender’s 2015 annual report is the implementation of a program to provide around-the-clock representation to indigent clients in all courts. But it’s unclear whether the new New York state budget, due ...

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