Posted: Tuesday, March 5, 2013 12:00 am
Government spending cuts could disrupt the federal court system in Omaha because employees would be furloughed in the Public Defender's Office and, potentially, in the U.S. Attorney's Office.
Attorneys and judges say they're concerned that the cuts, called sequestration, will affect their ability to prosecute, defend and sentence people who face federal criminal charges.
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Tuesday, March 5, 2013 12:00 am.