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Documentary featuring former Wasserstein Fellow follows the path of young public defenders in the South

Gideon’s Army, a documentary film that follows three young public defenders in the south, was recently shown at Harvard Law School and features a former Wasserstein Fellow, Jonathan Rapping, the Founder and Executive Director for Gideon’s Promise (formerly the Southern Public Defender Training Center) based out of Atlanta, Georgia. Gideon’s Promise works to help train and support public defenders in the south.

You can learn more about the film and see a preview of it at http://gideonsarmythefilm.com/.