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John G. McDougall

May 8, 2014


John G. McDougall, Delaware County, Pennsylvania’s first public defender and one of the most tenacious and dedicated defense attorneys who ever lived, died May 1 at an acute care facility in Havertown, Pennsylvania a month after injuring himself in a fall. McDougall’s finest case was a 12-year-long battle to acquit Terence McCracken Jr., an 18-year-old […]

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