Q: A magistrate denied me counsel after going through 5 public defenders which 3 withdrew because they had represented the
Other party for a charge of violation of a no contact order which in IA is automatic 7 days jail..cannot be suspended. He can't deny me counsel.so new one gave me lawyer that had to withdraw from other party to represent me HELP
A: If a magistrate has denied you counsel, you may want to consider seeking legal assistance from other sources. For example, you can try contacting legal aid organizations or private attorneys who may be willing to represent you. You can also request a court-appointed attorney or file a motion with the court to have the magistrate's decision reviewed. It is important to understand your legal rights and options in this situation.
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