Q: Is there a way I can get legal advise if I can't afford or it's to late to hire a lawyer on criminal charges
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A: If you are unable to afford retaining an attorney, you may request a court-appointed attorney through the court you are facing charges at. While you do not get to choose your court-appointed attorney, it is better than having no legal representation in a criminal proceeding. Generally, there will be a fee associated with receiving a court-appointed attorney and the fee will be included in your fines and costs at your sentencing.
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