Gideon's Army: An Account from the Front Line of Public Defense
New England Journal on Criminal and Civil Confinement Paper Symposium
(Boston, Revised-2/14/14) New England Law | Boston: New England Law | Boston’s New England Journal on Criminal and Civil Confinement (NEJCCC) hosted a free, public screening of Gideon's Army: An Account from the Front Line of Public Defense, on Thursday, February 13. The award-winning documentary was followed by a panel discussion.
“Following the recent 50th anniversary of the Gideon v. Wainwright decision, public defenders and the hardships surrounding this type of work has been a prominent topic of discussion within the legal community,” noted NEJCCC editor-in-chief Kelsey Baran ’14. “With this in mind we were proud to focus on this important topic.”