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Word of the Day — December 3, 2012
December 3, 2012 - Scott Viau
Indigent — IN-dih-JENT — poor, needy, impoverished, destitute
Example: "A N.Y. Times editorial on the political page commented: 'The Supreme Court properly ruled this week, that the legal standard federal courts should use in deciding if an indigent defendant in a death penalty case can get a new lawyer, is whether replacing appointed counsel serves 'the interests of justice.'"
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