Threats to Prosecutorial Discretion a Key Concern for Tina Luongo, the NY Lawyer in Charge of ABA's Criminal Justice Section

"The government and funders are really good at counting heads as opposed to looking at what a client needs, a holistic approach, and really paying very experienced public defenders, investigators and paralegals the salaries to keep them doing what they love to do and do best in New York," Luongo said. "And I think this is true across the country."

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