Every day, people are arrested, shoved into a squad car, and booked, their only line of defense is in the hands of a public defender. Gideon's Army asks, are they up to the fight?
Dawn Porter was most recently a Vice President at the A&E Television networks. She is an executive producer of the films Serious Moonlight, Ma George and the upcoming The Green.
The life of a public defender is often a solitary existence. Gideon's Army hopes to allow the audience to view the criminal justice system through a new lens.