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Resource ID: #6787
Subject: Criminal Justice System
Source: Texas Lawyer (Dallas)
Date: Oct. 16


Texas Lawyer reports on a system of patronage built into Texas' judiciary--judges use a child protection system for political advantage and reward their friends with money-making appointments as guardians ad litem.

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