Del Rio News Herald – Public defender’s program nears its end

County commissioners court agreed this week to begin negotiating an agreement to smooth the end of the county’s contract for a regional public defenders office here.

The court during a special meeting Tuesday discussed developing a phase-out agreement with Texas RioGrande Legal Aid to transition from the public defenders office back to a court-appointed attorney system later this year.

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