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Using a Criminal Lawyer

When a person has entered the criminal justice system, it is important that they receive good counsel. Only with good advice can they hope to obtain the best outcome possible. While it is advisable to hire an attorney or use a court-appointed one, it is also possible to defend oneself. There are organizations that will help a defendant mount his or her own defense. This section contains advice for conducting a defense against criminal charges and tips for finding the right attorney and helping them to make the best case possible.

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