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Virginia: An Assessment of Access to Counsel and Quality of Representation in Delinquency Proceedings
(NCJ 198148) September 2002
Grant, 59 page(s)
The purpose of this assessment of access to counsel and quality of representation that children receive in delinquency proceedings in Virginia was to identify the systemic and institutional barriers that impede the development of an improved legal-service delivery system, to highlight innovative practices, and to offer recommendations for change.