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The legal system is confusing.
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The legal system is a maze that experts are trained to maneuver. Defendants often have to make life-changing choices with incomplete information.



Defendants must complete approximately 200 discrete tasks during their legal proceedings.



73% of County Public Defenders offices exceed federal recommendations for cases per lawyer.


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Black defendants in Cuyahoga County are held in jail at a rate 6.4x that of white defendants.

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