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Title: SOUTH DAKOTA - SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT STUDY OF INDIGENT DEFENSE DELIVERY SYSTEMS - FINAL REPORT, JANUARY, 1977
Author(s): L DURAND; P EATON; B L HERR; J R NEUHARD; J M THOMPSON
Corporate Author: National Legal Aid and Defender Assoc
United States of America

National Ctr for Defense Management
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 144
Sponsoring Agency: National Ctr for Defense Management
Washington, DC 20037
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
National Legal Aid and Defender Assoc
Chicago, IL 60637
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 76-TA-99-0022
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS REPORT PROVIDES AN OVERVIEW OF PRESENT INDIGENT DEFENSE SERVICES, PERCEPTIONS OF SUCH SERVICES, AND PRESENTS A STATEWIDE DATA SYSTEM, LEGAL IMPLICATIONS, AND RECOMMENDATIONS FOR A STATE PUBLIC DEFENDER.
Abstract: THREE SAMPLE AREAS WERE VISITED FOR INTERVIEWING KEY PERSONS AND GATHERING STATISTICAL DATA: PENNINGTON COUNTY, SIOUX FALLS AND ABERDEEN, AND PIERRE-HURON. RECOMMENDATIONS INCLUDE THAT A STATEWIDE PUBLIC DEFENDER SYSTEM BE PROVIDED TO REPLACE THE PRESENT COURT ORDERED DEFENDER SYSTEM FOR AREAS THAT NEED CENTRALLY MANAGED DEFENDER SERVICES, AND THAT SUCH SERVICES BE DELIVERED IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPROPRIATE NATIONAL STANDARDS. APPENDIXES INCLUDE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE CORRESPONDENCE, CONSULTANT'S RESUMES, FEE SCHEDULE AND RULES, AN ATTORNEY DISTRIBUTION MAP, DRAFT LEGISLATION, AND AN INMATE SURVEY QUESTIONNAIRE...TWH
Index Term(s): Court appointed counsel; Defender systems; Indigents; Legislation; Management; Public defenders; South Dakota; Technical assistance reports
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