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Annual Reports

Minimum Standards

November 2, 2015

Attorney Qualifications Attorney Eligibility Death Cases Appeal of certification decisions. Removal from certification lists for cause. Voluntary removal. Access to files. Attorney Qualifications Certification criteria: (1) An attorney shall be certified for D and C felonies, misdemeanor, juvenile, guardianship, mental health cases, traffic cases punishable by incarceration and all contempt proceedings punishable by incarceration, if the attorney has requested certification a ... Read More

2013-2014 Annual Report

November 17, 2015

Caseload Statistical Reporting Download Full 2013-2014 Annual Report Monthly reports of cases filed and disposed are submitted by the Chief or Managing Public Defenders from each Judicial District. The detailed reports indicate the types of cases and the number of defendants represented by each public defender in all courts. Managing attorneys review and give final confirmation to the caseload reports prior to publication. For the purposes of caseload assessment, the Commission considers defe ... Read More

2014-2015 Annual Report

April 18, 2016

Caseload Statistical Reporting Monthly reports of cases filed and disposed are submitted by the Chief or Managing Public Defenders from each Judicial District. The detailed reports indicate the types of cases and the number of defendants represented by each public defender in all courts. Managing attorneys review and give final confirmation to the caseload reports prior to publication. For the purposes of caseload assessment, the Commission considers defendants rather than case filings. This i ... Read More

2015-2016 Annual Report

December 6, 2016

Caseload Statistical Reporting Monthly reports of cases filed and disposed are submitted by the Chief or Managing Public Defenders from each Judicial District. The detailed reports indicate the types of cases and the number of defendants represented by each public defender in all courts. Managing attorneys review and give final confirmation to the caseload reports prior to publication. For the purposes of caseload assessment, the Commission considers defendants rather than case filings. This i ... Read More