IF YOU HAVE BEEN CHARGED WITH A CRIME, YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO AN ATTORNEY. IF YOU CANNOT HIRE AN ATTORNEY, YOU MAY APPLY TO THE STATE PUBLIC DEFENDER.
The OFFICE OF THE STATE PUBLIC DEFENDER will interview you personally to review your financial situation and determine if you are eligible for their services. You should take the following with you when you apply:
You must also take proof of any of the following expenses you claim:
Child support payments
Outstanding fines & forfeitures
Huber jail charges
Income taxes owed
Failure to bring this information may result in a delay of attorney appointment.