Our (mostly Black & Brown) clients never get to present a justification defense at a preliminary hearing... Instead, they have their cases held for trial and sit in jail for months, awaiting their day in court. @nlada @bpda_justice
Keisha Hudson on Court's Dismissal of Irizarry Shooting Case
Our (mostly Black and Brown) clients never get to present or argue a justification defense at a preliminary hearing.
Her influence transcended boundaries—from @PhillyDefenders to her impact on @innocencepa where, as @TempleLaw Dean, she provided invaluable support, office space, and resources, critical to launching the organization that has been a beacon of hope for the wrongfully convicted.