Access to Courts

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We are united in our conviction that the legal system must be made to serve the needs of the poor and the powerless as well as the affluent, and share a common concern for the well-being of our community and the integrity of our civil and constitutional rights. Recent advocacy urging equal access to the courts includes the following:

Letter to  Joint Committee on Judicial Administration regarding judges’ obligation to protect the rights of unrepresented persons in judicial proceedings

Letter supporting ABA language access standards