Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at 11:15 pm (Updated: July 9, 11:31 pm)
Rocky Houston has an attorney in his federal criminal case.
Appointing him one on Monday wasn’t easy, however.
“If you want an attorney, I will be the one to appoint them,” U.S. Magistrate C. Clifford Shirley Jr. said.
“I’m asking for a non-biased judge to appoint my attorney,” Houston responded.
“I am a non-biased judge,” Shirley said. “Either I appoint you a lawyer, or there isn’t a lawyer appointed for you.”
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