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Scope and Contents Cait Clarke, the Assistant Director at the Office of Defender Services, Administrative Office of the United States Courts and former director of Strategic Initiatives at the NLADA, has been a long-time legal educator and advocate, and has been teaching, training, and consulting on the law, policy reform and leadership skills. She was the founding Director of National Defender Leadership Institute. Her papers include reports, documentation, and training materials for defenders.
Dates: 1998 - 2013
Scope and Contents The papers of E. Clinton Bamberger Jr. document Bamberger's career as a legal services administrator, educator, and advocate. The collection, to some extent, also documents the history of legal services in the United States from the mid 1960's through the mid 1990's. And while some items such as articles and neighborhood law office handbooks and manuals pre-date the mid-1960's, the collection essentially begins with Bamberger's arrival on the scene as the first Director of the Legal Services...
Dates: ca. 1960-ca. 1990
Scope Note This collection contains documentation of the involvement of General Charles L. Decker with the National Defender Project. The collection includes original documentation regarding grant inquiries, proposals, reports, presentations, congressional testimony, personal correspondence, research materials, brochures and seminar materials, budgetary documentation, journal and newspaper articles, legislative and regulatory materials, and other documentation. Specific topics...
Dates: 1961 - 1976
Found in: Manuscripts
Collection — Box: NEJL-046.01, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents This collection includes a copy of the script, signed by screenwriter David Rintels, and stills of actors Henry Fonda, John Houseman and Jose Ferrer portraying characters in the film. It was originally shown on CBS as part of the Hallmark Hall of Fame.
Scope and Contents The James Doherty Papers reflect Doherty's career as a legal professional, especially as assistant Public Defender (1956-1972/1986-1997) and as Public Defender (1972 -1986) of Cook County, Illinois. The collection includes Doherty's files for cases where he was defense attorney, as well administrative records of the Cook County Public Defender's Office. Doherty wrote extensively during his lifetime, and manuscripts and working papers for several books are included, two relating to cases where...
Dates: 1956 - 1997
Scope and Contents Mary Broderick served as the Director of the Defender Division at the National Legal Aid and Defender Association (NLADA) in Washington, from 1985-1994. Her papers represent a concerted effort on the part of Broderick and the Defender Division to improve the administration and capacities of public defender offices throughout the U.S. The Papers include benchmarks for the evaluation of defender services by local authorities and public defenders. The papers also enumerate basic steps to improve...
Dates: 1985 - 1994
Dates: 1975 - 1982
Scope and Contents The collection includes predominantly materials documenting Richard Wilson's work as the director of the Defender Division at the NLADA from 1980-1985, including a variety of reports evaluating local, regional and federal defender systems in the United States. It also includes conference papers, testomonies, and documentation related to two court cases related to the right to effective counsel in criminal proceedings: United States v. Harrison P. Cronic, 466 U.S. 648 (1984), and James Harris...
Dates: 1973 - 1992
- National Equal Justice Library 7
- Manuscripts 1
- Indigent defense -- United States 7
- Public defenders -- United States 7
- Indigent defense -- United States -- Training 3
- Legal assistance to the poor -- United States 3
- Legal assistance to the poor 2
- Legal services -- United States 2
- Brady v. Maryland 1
- Capital punishment 1
- Criminal justice, Administration of 1
- Gideon v. Wainwright 1
- Law -- Study and teaching -- United States 1
- Legal aid -- Clinical education 1
- Legal aid -- International 1
- Legal aid -- South Africa 1
- Legal services 1
- Public defenders 1 ∧ less
- National Legal Aid and Defender Association 5
- Legal Services Corporation 2
- Albert-Goldberg, Nancy 1
- Bamberger, Clinton 1
- Broderick, Mary 1
- Catholic University of America. School of Law 1
- Decker, Charles, General 1
- Doherty, James J. 1
- Gideon, Clarence Earl 1
- Office of Economic Opportunity. Legal Services Program 1
- Reginald Heber Smith Community Lawyer Fellowship Program 1
- Rintels, David W. 1
- University of Maryland, College Park. School of Law 1
- Wilson, Richard 1 ∧ less