Federal budget cuts come down hard on court-appointed attorneys.
Steven Wax has become famous for taking on some of the toughest court cases in the nation.
As the state’s top
federal public defender, Wax represented the so-called “Christmas Tree
Another week, another budget standoff. This time, it's the sequester—$85 billion in federal spending cuts if President Barack Obama can't make a deal with Congress by March 1.Who cares? you say. I only worry about things that affect me and my fellow Oregonians.The president has anticipated your reaction. In fact, the White House has produced a strategically terrifying breakdown of how sequestration ...