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Dec 22, 2015, 08:32 ET

PACDL Applauds Pennsylvania Supreme Court's Decision to Uphold Death Penalty Moratorium

The Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers applauds yesterday's decision by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court in Commonwealth v....

Aug 19, 2014, 08:30 ET

Effective Defence Representation Critical in Today's Overcrowded Pre-Trial System

Canada's Sky-High Remand Rates Signal Need for Skilled Legal Representation TORONTO, Aug. 19, 2014 /CNW/ - A study recently released1 by the...

Jan 13, 2005, 00:00 ET

Repeal Flawed Death Penalty Law, Lawyers Urge

HARTFORD, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The 300 members of the Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyers' Association (CCDLA) today called on the state...