A Defender's Guide to Strategic Management


Ultimate Advocacy: A Defender's Guide to Strategic Management presents a framework defenders can use to tackle an array of management issues. It offers guidance on describing the benefits defender agencies provide to the public, identifying and securing support from the many parties with a stake in effective indigent defense, and finding resources to help defenders accomplish their mission.


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People in Jail and Prison in Spring 2021

Vera Institute of Justice (Vera) researchers collected data on the number of people in local jails and state and federal prisons throughout 2020 and into spring 2021. Vera researchers estimated the incarcerated population using a sample of approximately 1,600 jail jurisdictions, 50 states, the Federal Bureau of Prisons, the U.S. Marshals Service (U ...

  • Jacob Kang-Brown, Chase Montagnet, Jasmine Heiss
June 07, 2021