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Cook County Public Defender's Office

Cook County Public Defender's Office
Cook County Public Defender's Office

Cook County Public Defender’s Office Now Representing Non-Citizens In Immigration Court

Before a change in law, immigrants in deportation hearings were not guaranteed the right to an appointed attorney. "Without a lawyer, folks face a heightened risk of not getting bond and can remain separated from their families for many months," Public Defender Sharone Mitchell said.

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