Valley Morning Star – Willacy County Commissioners to vote on grant program renewal

illacy County commissioners voted Monday to renew the Indigent Defense Discretionary Grant Program.
The county contracts with Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid to represent indigent defendants.

Fees are normally $150 to $250 a case, if a defendant enters a plea in the case, but some fees are much higher if the case
goes to trial, District Attorney Bernard Ammerman said.

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