How the Sequester Threatens the Legal System - Articles

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Posted by: Brittany Sims on Mar 11, 2013

Budget cuts brought about by the sequester will have a profound and pernicious effect on the government’s ability to provide justice for its citizens, the Atlantic magazine says. Unless Congress and the White House are able to make a responsible budget deal, contributing editor Andrew Cohen writes that the cuts will have a specific and negative impact on federal court administrators, public defenders, law enforcement, and the American people as a whole.