TITLE

New York's Template to Address the Crisis in Civil Legal Services

AUTHOR(S)
Lippman, Judge Jonathan
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
Judges' Journal;Winter2014, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses how problem of civil legal services for poor in New York was addressed. It states that the problem rose due to an increase in poverty and less funding by Legal Services Corp. (LSC). It mentions that judiciary in the state worked with the American Bar Association. It highlights that the Task Force to Expand Access to Civil Legal Services in New York was formed and funding for legal services organizations.
ACCESSION #
95967410

 

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