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Feds restore fees for court-appointed lawyers (access required)

The hourly pay rates for lawyers who represent indigent defendants in federal criminal cases have been restored -- and boosted -- effective March 1, according to the U.S. Courts Administrative Office. The rates were reduced by $15 per hour last August, in an emergency move by the Executive Committee of the U.S. Judicial Conference. The committee said ...

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