For legions of indigent Missourians, the public defender system has
failed to provide anything close to an acceptable defense.
For legions of indigent Missourians, the public defender system has failed to provide anything close to an acceptable defense. File photo
For legions of indigent Missourians, the public defender system has failed to provide anything close to an acceptable defense. File photo

Editorial: Missouri’s public-defender problems a failure of leadership

March 12, 2017 8:30 PM