The Defender has some exciting and informative content to share for Black History Month!
Watch the Full Video of our MLK Day Shop Talk event!
On January 4, 2022, Keisha Hudson talked to WHYY’s Cherri Gregg about her role as Chief Defender and the fight for a fairer justice system.
The Defender Association today announced that Sarah Allen, currently the Chief of the Municipal Court Pre-trial unit, will be the new First Assistant Defender.
The Board of Directors of the Defender Association of Philadelphia is proud to announce the selection of Keisha Hudson as the new Chief Defender.
The Defender Association of Philadelphia has filed an amicus brief in support of the plaintiff in Scott v. PA Board of Probation and Parole.
The Defender is working with system stakeholders on a new pre-trial release plan, but immediate steps need to be taken to safely reduce the prison population in Philly.
City Council passed the “Driving Equality” bill, which aims to eliminate racial disparities in motor vehicle stops by police
The incidents occurring behind our prison walls are tragic and unacceptable, but unfortunately, not surprising.
During Restorative Response Days, you can complete your 8 hours within one or two days with one of our trusted community partners!