Our community and public debates in December are on human rights to celebrate Bill of Rights Day, Human Rights Day and UNICEF. Parliamentary debaters will be debating Stop and Frisk and Public Forum debaters will be debating the Dream Act. Thank you to the Bronx Defenders for partnering up to for community debates on these topics.
The Bronx Defenders provides innovative, holistic, and client-centered criminal defense, family defense, civil legal services, social work support and advocacy to indigent people of the Bronx. Today, their staff of nearly 200 represents 30,000 individuals each year and reaches hundreds more through outreach programs and community legal education.