The Back Bencher Newsletter

The Back Bencher Newsletter is the Federal Public Defender for the Central District of Illinois' quarterly newsletter.  Each newsletter contains a "Defender's Message", addressing current legal issues of interest to federal criminal defense lawyers.  Additionally, The Back Bencher contains summaries of recent cases decided by the Seventh Circuit, a listing of recent conflicts among the federal circuit courts, and a Supreme Court Update.  There are also other informative articles on federal criminal practice, as well as some fun quotations from opinions of the Seventh Circuit and noted personalities.

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