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"In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right ... to have the assistance of counsel for his defense."


United States Constitution, amend. VI

All people, no matter what their income, are entitled to fair and equal justice.


The mission of MIDC is to ensure quality representation for Indigent Defendants in the criminal courts of Maine.


To achieve this mission MIDC is working to:

    (1) develop and implement an Indigent Defense plan for Maine;

    (2) create a system for providing training to Indigent Defense 

    counsel;

    (3) identify support services for Indigent Defense providers that

    can and should be provided on a statewide or regional basis;

    (4) examine the state of Indigent Defense in Maine on a continuing

    and ongoing basis; and

    (5) provide a voice for Indigent Defense issues with the

    courts, legislature and the public.