Article Photos: Oklahoma County public defender feeling sting of recent departures 1/2

Criminal defense attorney Kent Bridge left the public defenderâs office after 14 years to go into private practice. âEvery week you get 10 new clients, and that never stops,â Kent said. âIf you donât close 10 cases a week, your caseload goes up.â Photo by  Paul B. Southerland,  The Oklahoman