Natl Assn of Criminal Defense Lawyers

The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) is an American criminal defense organization. Their stated mission is to "Ensure justice and due process for persons accused of crime. Foster the integrity, independence and expertise of the criminal defense profession. Promote the proper and fair administration of criminal justice."

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$410,000 Spent

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Lobbying on Behalf of Natl Assn of Criminal Defense Lawyers

  • Names of Lobbyists
  • Firm Hired Amount
    Natl Assn of Criminal Defense Lawyers $410,000
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
    • Law Enforcement & Crime
  • Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
    Bill No. Title
    S.132 Criminal Justice and Forensic Science Reform Act of 2011
    S.995 Public Officials Accountability Act
    H.R.1254 Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2011
    H.R.4171 Freedom from Over-Criminalization and Unjust Seizures Act of 2012
    H.R.4271 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012
    S.401 Public Corruption Prosecution Improvements Act
    S.1231 Second Chance Reauthorization Act of 2011
    S.1923 Internet Abuse, Stalking, and Domestic Violence Prevention Act of 2011
    S.1925 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2011
    S.2003 Due Process Guarantee Act of 2011
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