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John M. Stuart, Esq.


JOHN M. STUART was the Minnesota State Public Defender from 1990 to 2014, supervising a state public defense system in which 700 lawyers and support staff represent 175,000 clients a year. Prior to that he was a trial court public defender for 12 years. Stuart has served as Co-Chair of the American Council of Chief Defenders and taught at the National Defender Leadership Institute. In Minnesota, he has worked on numerous statewide task forces dealing with racial fairness, drug and sex offender sentencing, child welfare and juvenile justice. He holds a B. A. from Haverford College (Haverford, PA) and a J.D from the State University of New York Law School at Buffalo, where he was a volunteer law clerk for the Attica Brothers Legal Defense. Stuart retired in 2014 and is still active in the justice system, continuing to work on creating more drug courts and treatment programs for nonviolent offenders as an alternative to jail time.

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On the Horns of a Dilemma: Clarence Darrow and the McNamara Case


Faculty:
Graham Thatcher |  Anna Marie Thatcher |  Charles Abourezk, Esq. |  Alicia Garcia, Esq. |  Brian T. Guthrie, Esq. |  John M. Stuart, Esq. |  Barry R. Vickrey, Esq.
Duration:
1 Hour 5 Minutes
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Audio and Video
Price:
$60.00

Wed, Jun 26, 2024 - 12:00pm to 01:05pm CDT


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Lincoln on Professionalism


Faculty:
Brian T. Guthrie, Esq. |  Anna Marie Thatcher |  John M. Stuart, Esq. |  Barry R. Vickrey, Esq.
Duration:
1 Hour 19 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Price:
$79.00 - Alabama - Cumberland Law School

Wed, Jun 19, 2024 - 02:00pm to 03:19pm CDT


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