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Tamar Birckhead

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Tamar Birckhead

Tamar Birckhead is a University of North Carolina law professor, criminal defense attorney and juvenile justice advocate.


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Like defense attorneys for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, I did my best to represent the ‘shoe-bomber,’ Richard Reid, when I was assigned to his case. But many less notorious defendants are not so lucky.