Published on February 7, 2017 | by LawNews
Prof. Eric M. Freedman Quoted in Vice Story on Death Row Inmates Deserted by Their Lawyers
When Your Lawyer Abandons You on Death Row
By Casey Tolan
Feb. 6, 2017
And it’s not just a Texas issue, although the state seems to have a disproportionate number of cases that involve some form of lawyer abandonment. “It is an outrageous and scandalous problem in the system,” said Eric Freedman, a Hofstra Law School professor who studies capital punishment. “There’s no question in the world that people are being killed under the radar screen without adequate representation.”
Read the full article on the Vice website.