A lawyer makes the case for Civil Gideon
A big part of the border crisis involving unaccompanied minors from Central America is legal representation. If the refugees have legal representation, they tend to remain in the United States. Without legal representation, most are sent back. But if they should have representation in what remains a civil action, who else should?
A lawyer makes the case for a “civil Gideon” on page 3 in our print edition. Read it here!