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Georgia Initiates Public Defense System

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Georgia Initiates Public Defense System

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Georgia Initiates Public Defense System

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Starting in January, the state of Georgia will have a new system of providing public defenders. The statewide system will replace a previous patchwork of county policies. NPR's Kathy Lohr reports.

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