State budget should support legal aid

Op-Ed (Ohio)

State budget should support legal aid

May 27, 2018 | Jack D’Aurora | Columbus Dispatch
Remarkably, the state of Ohio contributes nothing to legal aid. The Ohio Supreme Court’s Task Force recommended in 2015 that the Ohio General Assembly fund the cost of the 120 legal-aid attorneys and support staff who were laid off because of declining funds.
Tags: Funding: Federal | Funding: State & Local

Community Legal Aid pilot program provides virtual legal assistance in Wayne County

News Story (Ohio)

Community Legal Aid pilot program provides virtual legal assistance in Wayne County

May 16, 2018 | Jeremy Nobile | Crain’s Cleveland Business
Community Action has set up a virtual office at its Wooster location to connect low-income Wooster citizens seeking legal help with legal aid attorneys, allowing typical consultations and assistance with legal documents to be addressed.
Tags: Technology