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The Case for Community Defense in New Orleans

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Publication Date: December 2006

Publisher(s): Brennan Center for Justice

Author(s): Chris Muller

Topic: Justice (Legal procedure)

Keywords: Criminal Justice; Community Oriented Defender Network; Sentencing Reform

Type: Report

Coverage: Louisiana

Abstract:

In this article, Chris Muller examines New Orleans's inadequate system of public defense. He concludes that in order to repair itself, New Orleans must “work from the outset to establish a model community defender office that will address clients’ needs inside and outside the courtroom.”