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Have you ever used a public defender and what did you think?

might have to us PD for son and really worried but dont have thousands of $$$ for attorney. I truly beleive son is innocent...what would you do...any experience with PD good or bad

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Asked by bamabi7 at 4:35 PM on Nov. 12, 2008 in Money & Work

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  • I've had crappy ones and good ones...

    once one gets assigned to your case, if you do not like him/her, you can request a different one though.

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:18 PM on Nov. 12, 2008

  • We have used some... Out of the last two... One was awesome better than the attorney we paid $2K the other was the reason we had to pay $2k. He had never looked at the case prior to court... So you could get anything

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 5:19 PM on Nov. 12, 2008

  • I have never used a public defender.I have a private attorney he is great he is also a great friend of mine I also had a friend who was a deputy district attorney I guess I have always been fortunate to get free legal advice.

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:00 PM on Nov. 18, 2008

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