About the Captial Punishment Clinic

Mission Statement:

The Federal Public Defenderís Office offers effective counsel to federal defendants who cannot afford to retain their own representation. The services provided by the Federal Public Defender Offices are guaranteed by the Sixth Amendment and the Criminal Justice Act (CJUA), 18 U.S.C. 3006A. The Office for the Northern District of Texas provides representation for indigent defendants charged in North Texas and maintains offices in Dallas, Ft. Worth, Lubbock, and Amarillo.