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Gideon Award Nominations Sought- We Need Your Help!!!!



The Public Defender Association of Pennsylvania wants your help in selecting a person to honor this year for outstanding service to the cause of indigent defense. The Gideon Award is our Association’s highest honor, and is awarded at our annual award luncheon, to be held on April 24, 2014 at the Harrisburg Hilton Hotel, in conjunctionwith our annual meeting. 

If you know of a public defender (chief, first assistant, or assistant) who, through their work on a particular case or throughout their career, has significantly improved, promoted, elevated or otherwise benefited Indigent Defense in Pennsylvania, please contact Glenn Welsh at no later than March 15, 2015.  Please provide the nominee’s name, office and the reason why he or she is deserving of this recognition.




Created at 2/24/2015 9:04 AM by Sommer Patterson
Last modified at 2/24/2015 9:15 AM by Sommer Patterson