Jennifer Joyce http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Public Defense System's Problem Management, Not Resources http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/public-defense-systems-problem-management-not-resources <p>I’ve known professor Michael Wolff since he taught me in law school 25 years ago, so I was eager to hear his recent <a href="http://www.news.stlpublicradio.org/post/you-have-right-attorney-gideon-cases-50th-anniversary">on-air opinion piece</a> about Missouri’s Public Defender system.&nbsp; I’m pleased to say that Professor Wolff and Missouri’s prosecutors agree on many of the points he raises in his opinion piece.&nbsp; We agree that it is the role of prosecutors to pursue justice, and that that justice can only occur when there are qualified, experienced defense attorneys and prosecutors. Wed, 13 Feb 2013 11:33:00 +0000 Jennifer Joyce 9119 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Public Defense System's Problem Management, Not Resources