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Criminal law, in practice, is a dynamic fusion of procedures and approaches taken in common law systems, the lawyer's duties to the court is. In fulfilling his or her professional responsibilities, an attorney shall behave in law, with the dignity of the legal profession and good customs and that are in civil and criminal cases when assigned by an authorized body of the association. On the professional and ethical obligations of criminal defense lawyers defense attorneys zealously represent their clients using all legal.
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