An interesting story from Dolphin Kazoo:
Two years ago, a judge appointed me to represent a man accused of aggravated assault. We don’t have a public defender in our county, we have an appointment system. Experienced attorneys get assigned indigent persons and submit a bill to the county after the case is over.
Well. the trial is over and this was the result:
Headline should have read: Tea Partyer Gets 8 years for Attacking Obama Supporter, Despite Efforts of His Liberal Blogger Lawyer. That’s right, I had to defend this tea partyer, who destroyed the nose of an Obama supporter with a pool cue.