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Supreme Court Gives Lawyers a Pay Raise

Clip: Season 1600 Episode 1645 | 7m 12s

Heeding a petition from lawyers and judges across the state, the Supreme Court raised the amount of money paid to private attorneys doing public defender work from $40 an hour to $100. Discussing the impact of this change is John Birdsall, a Milwaukee attorney and co-author of the petition.

Aired: 05/18/18

Rating: TV-G

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