He said people living with disabilities were also eligible for legal aid if they were indigent
8 million WAEC and NECO registration fees for 140 indigent
students last year.
Small, economically disadvantaged rural counties like Hill County, we have limited budgets, and we spend a significant amount of money on indigent
defense," said David Holmes, the county attorney there.
The distribution coincided with the advent of the holy month to lessen life's burdens for the indigent
families, the statement adds.
The ordinance, sponsored by Board Member Celestino Martinez III, said that indigent
parents and their children, being the beneficiaries, will not be charged for any medical care they received from provincial and district hospitals.
Second, pursuant to state legislation enacted in 2009, the court system implemented nationally recognized caseload limits for indigent
defense providers in New York City.
EMTALA ignored the fact that safeguards for indigent
patients already existed in law.
address the indigent
defense funding crisis, (8) it is important to
At trial, the Jefferson Parish Indigent
Defender Board (Board) represented the defendant.
Second, some cities and counties have made contractual arrangements with individual attorneys or private law firms to handle indigent
cases for a fixed fee.
Martinez recognized individual lawyers and firms for their work on behalf of poor and indigent
clients through his office's "Ensuring Equal Justice Pro Bono Initiative" at an October 14 reception hosted by the Miami office of Greenberg Traurig.
of County Comm'rs of Gooding Count, (4) the Supreme Court of Idaho contemplated possible factors boards of county commissioners may consider in determining whether a patient is medically indigent
under the Medical Indigency Act ("Act").
Deval Patrick's proposal to overhaul the way legal defense is provided for the indigent
aims to save about $45 million annually.
Too many indigent
defendants in state courts are represented by undertrained, under resourced lawyers who are under prepared--or at times totally unprepared--to conduct the defense of their clients' cases.
This document examines offices that provide representation for indigent
defendants through a salaried staff of full-time or part-time attorneys employed as direct government employees or through a public, nonprofit organization.