We are going to be unsure how to defend you as well. Hearsay is an out of court statement offered to prove the matter asserted, for example if I testified that you said you were kicked out of the halfway house. When your parents go to court and say "I have seen my son drinking in our home." that not only is not hearsay, its really damaging evidence that you are going to have a hard time getting a judge to believe is bunk. Now you are kicked out of the halfway house you were put into. Public defenders are not magicians. They did not create the situation you are in. You did. The fact that they can't get you out of it does not mean that they aren't good at what they do, it means your royally messed your case up by not doing what you should have been doing and/or doing what you should not have been doing. You need to explain the situation to your attorney and get their advice on how to proceed. You also need to accept responsibility for the actions you did to get you in this situation. Stop doing the things you are doing that are getting you into trouble. Listen to the advice of people who are trying to help you. If you don't like it, do what you want but be a man and accept responsibility for the bad outcomes of that if a bad outcome comes from it.
First thought upon reading your post was that you needed an attitude adjusment which includes learnin to take responsibility for your actions. NO ATTORNEY public defender or otherwise is going to get you out of this mess. As stated by Mr. Smith, your parent's observations are not hearsay. Nor is the record of your being evicted from a program the court sent you to.
One of the things I have learned after about 27 years defending the accused is that judges do noy take lightly a defendant's refusal to behave as instructed. Another is that a defendant who has parents appearing as yours apparently did, is in very serious trouble with the court.
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I agree with my colleagues.
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