Q: I need a probono lawyer for my daughter who is already in prison and was due to be released today .
Now the saying she can not be released due to probation violation and an additional shoplifting charge .
A: I'm sorry to hear about this situation. Depending on the specifics, your daughter will likely be appointed a public defender at no cost to her or you. If you'd like to speak to a criminal defense attorney, most attorneys in this field (including myself) offer a free consultation.
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