Right to counsel

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Legislation, Child Support Enforcement (Civil Contempt)

R.C. § 2705.031(C)(2) states that for contempt cases based either on child support or visitation, the accused "has a right to counsel, and that if indigent, the accused must apply for a public defender or court appointed counsel within three business days after receipt of the summons."

Appointment of Counsel: categorical Qualified: no