State of Emergency: What's Next for Courts' Preparedness Plans?
Wednesday, August 05, 2009
- Organization: Texas Lawyer
After Hurricane Ike devastated much of Galveston Island in September 2008, attorney Anthony P. Griffin could not return to the island to seek bail for a client jailed there. "He was just sitting there [in jail] on a high bond," recalls Griffin. "I couldn't get to him, nor could I get to a judge." READ more....