Robin spoke at the International Perspectives on Indigent Defense Workshop in D.C
Robin Steinberg spoke at the International Perspectives on Indigent Defense, a workshop jointly sponsored by the Department of Justice’s Access to Justice Initiative (ATJ) and the National Institute of Justice’s (NIJ) International Center. The workshop focused on identifying the best of practices for indigent defense.
“The vast majority of criminal defendants in the United States are poor, yet there is insufficient funding and resources to meet their legal needs. Given this shortage, it is critical to develop evidence-based research that identifies practices that help to guarantee every person’s fundamental right to counsel and due process.”
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