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Pulse: ArchCity Defenders

ST. LOUIS, MO — ArchCity Defenders, a non-profit civil rights firm in St. Louis has filed numerous lawsuits on behalf of poor people and minorities, including police brutality, ‘debtors’ prisons and ‘pay to play’ cash bail systems. Learn more about a new guide ArchCity Defenders released to help people navigate the legal system.


  • Blake Strode, Executive Director ArchCity Defenders
  • Sima Atri, Staff Attorney ArchCity Defenders
  • Qiana Williams, Paralegal ArchCity Defenders
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