Found Innocent of a Crime in California, Your Public Defender Fees Are Waived

For criminal defendants found not guilty in California, the law just changed to make public defenders services free of charge. So long as a person is not convicted of a felony or misdemeanor, a court cannot order that individual to reimburse the public defender’s office. Before the change, a……

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