May 08, 2008

National Public Defender Radio

Recent interviews on NPR:

Public Defenders Have Their Say

Public defenders protect the constitutional rights of poor defendants charged with crimes. But they're overworked and under-respected. Farai Chideya speaks with Rick Jones — deputy director of the Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem (NDS) — and Brian Wait, Senior Public Defender in the Orange County Public Defender's Office...

Audio here.

And as lagniappe, here's the American RadioWorks documentary, Locked Down: Gangs in the Super Max.