Talk history and future of the Criminal Justice Act

The CJA established the right to counsel under the Sixth Amendment — it's what pays for the laywer provided to those who can't afford one. Top scholars and judges will discuss its implications, in the past and going forward.

Where: National Constitution Center at 525 Arch St. 19106

When: April 11, 2016 at 6:30 p.m.

How much: $15


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