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How to get and qualify for a public defender in tn rutherford

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How to get and qualify for a public defender in tn rutherford co
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  lwpat replied 5 years ago.

First it has to be a charge for which you are facing jail time. Then you have to not have the financial ability to pay for your own legal fees. The solicitor or the clerk of court can give you the form to fill out. You should have received the information at your arraignment.

 

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.

my husband is facing a 3rd DUI 120 days in jail. He hasn't worked in 3 years

I am in the process of obtaining LTD. I make a good wage but I don't want to pay anymore for his issues

Will they use my wage?

Expert:  lwpat replied 5 years ago.
They look at the family's income so he probably won't be eligilble but you are not required to hire him an attorney.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
The would not give him the arrest record but said an attoney would have to file for discovery. Or were you meaning I as in me would not have to hire him an attoney.
Expert:  lwpat replied 5 years ago.
I mean you do not have to hire him an attorney.
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