The Advocate provides education and research for persons serving
indigent clients in order to improve client representation and insure fair
process and reliable results for those whose life or liberty is at risk.
It educates criminal justice professionals and the public on its work,
mission and values.
The Advocate is a bi-monthly (January, March, May, July, September,
November) publication of the Department of
Public Advocacy, an independent agency within the Public
Protection and Regulation Cabinet. Opinions expressed in articles are
those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of DPA.
Advocate welcomes correspondence on subjects covered by it. If you
have an article our readers will find of interest, type a short outline
or general description and send it to the Editor.
Copyright © 2000, Kentucky Department of Public
Advocacy. All rights reserved. Permission for reproduction is granted provided
credit is given to the author and DPA and a copy of the reproduction is
sent to The Advocate. Permission for reproduction of separately
copyrighted articles must be obtained from that copyright holder.
Edward C. Monahan, Editor: 1984 – present
Erwin W. Lewis, Editor: 1978-1983
Patti Heying, Graphics, Design, Layout
Will Hilyerd, Web Edition Conversion & Layout
Rebecca DiLoreto – Juvenile Law
Dan Goyette – Ethics
Bob Hubbard – Retrospection
Ernie Lewis – Plain View
Dave Norat – Ask Corrections
Julia Pearson – Capital Case Review
Jeff Sherr - District Court
Department of Public Advocacy
Education & Development
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Frankfort, Kentucky 40601
Tel: (502) 564-8006, ext. 236; Fax: (502) 564-7890
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