State Supreme Court moves to raise pay for some lawyers representing poor defendants

law

After years of mounting evidence that Wisconsin’s lawyers are turning down requests to represent poor defendants because of the state’s lowest-in-the-nation $40 hourly pay, the Supreme Court has decided to raise the rate, in some cases, to $100. > Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s