City Council Approves Conflict Counsel Bills

, The Legal Intelligencer

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Philadelphia City Council has unanimously approved a legislative package that would affect the city's plan to establish a conflict counsel entity to represent indigent defendants in criminal cases.

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    A citizen should not be the victim of crimes committed by the City Government just because the Government of Philadelphia knows they can‘t afford a lawyer or all the judges are crooked. Phila.com had deliberately and maliciously committed crimes against me to cover up their corruption and used all their force to destroy me when they should have just cleaned up their mess and amended harm done to citizens. They made themselves much bigger troubles by attacking and seriously harming people to cover up their own crimes and mistakes instead of just dealing with it at the start. Lives have been lost due to their cover ups. When a couple of boys threw rocks and accidently smashed my car rear window, the Dad came straight to me and apologized and took the car and had it fixed that same day. I was so grateful that somebody in Philadelphia knew how to handle a problem. I went out and thanked the boys for being honest and they relaxed and were not scared. I told them over and over that they were handling the problem correctly and that some people would just try to run away and never take responsibility. Those kids will remember that admitting and correcting a problem they made is the best policy because I made them feel good and grown up for correcting their mistake. It is not so hard, but Phila.gov hides and covers up their mistakes with cruelty and piles on additional crimes and corruption and causes even death by their failure to act as responsible as these children. Why should a citizen have to fight the government that is obliged to serve and protect them? Why doesn‘t the City Government just step up to the plate and grow up?

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    I agree that this is a move in the justice direction for many individuals are not financially able to afford counsel, but that does not or should not exclude them from receiving justice because the state is funded with m,oney for jsut such purposes and that money should be used for nothing but that purpose!

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