Missouri spends about $6.40 per resident on indigent defense services, about half the national average.
Missouri spends about $6.40 per resident on indigent defense services, about half the national average. File photo by Jose Luis Villegas jvillegas@sacbee.com
Missouri spends about $6.40 per resident on indigent defense services, about half the national average. File photo by Jose Luis Villegas jvillegas@sacbee.com
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Missouri’s public defender office hints at lawsuit over funding levels

August 11, 2015 10:32 AM