Welcome to Voices for Civil Justice
Voices for Civil Justice is a nonpartisan communications hub advancing fairness in America’s legal system. We raise awareness in the media of the vital role of civil legal aid in helping people protect their livelihoods, their health and their families.
Featured Press Clips
Many California counties require paying traffic fines in full before a court hearing. California's chief justice calls for an emergency rule to prevent courts from requiring drivers to pay traffic tickets before they can go to court to contest them.
Tags: Benefits of Legal Aid: Economic | Benefits of Legal Aid: Other | Courts | Legal Needs
Commentary about the pressing need to expand access to civil legal aid and the justice system in Texas.
Tags: Access to Justice Commissions | Justice Gap | Legal Needs
The American detention system for immigrants does not reflect our values and must be ended argues this editorial.
Tags: Benefits of Legal Aid: Other | Children & Juvenile | Immigration Process
Will you be at the Equal Justice Conference in Austin? If so, you are cordially invited to attend the May 7, 2015 lunchtime networking session hosted by Voices for Civil Justice.
Two recent media hits show how Voices can work with legal aid advocates to produce strong media coverage.
- Welcoming Voices’ New Communications Associate!
- We’d Like To See More of This
- Civil #LegalAid Storms into 2015