Storyteller: Kura, James
Interviewer: Neuhard, Jim
Date of interview: 1991-07-19
Topics: Public defense
Geo, US: OH
NEJL I.D.: NEJL-009.010
Georgetown status: Transcript yes and Video upon request
Link to NEJL page: http://hdl.handle.net/10822/711896
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Transcript link: Transcript
Transcript status: DeleteMeSoon
Consortium status: Gtn info copied
Abstract: The interview was conducted in an unspecified location.
From the transcript: I’m a product of my environment. I grew up in the north part of Columbus, Ohio. A little suburb there. Part of the town now called Clintonville. Still live there. I’m 46 years old. I have been a public defender for all my professional career, which is 19 years now. Catholic kid that grew up through the Catholic school system. Went on to college, degree in psychology at Ohio State in Columbus, Ohio. Degree in law from Columbus state in Columbus, Ohio. Public defender’s office in Columbus, Ohio. And that’s my history.