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I received an appearance ticket from a rite aid for stealing

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I received an appearance ticket from a rite aid for stealing $19 worth of goods...........I cant afford my own lawyer but 1 don nt think court appointed lawyers r not as this true??
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A court appointed attorney is just that - an attorney. Many have dedicated their lives to being public defenders and work just as tirelessly as a private attorney. They are sometimes overworked - and they will try to work a plea instead of a trial. I suggest that what you are being told is NOT true
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