5 Principles for Civil Justice Reform

Blog Post (NATIONAL)

5 Principles for Civil Justice Reform

December 19, 2019 | Danielle Root , Maggie Jo Buchanan | Center for American Progress (CAP)
For parties involved, the stakes of civil proceedings are extraordinarily high. Child custody; orders of protection against a violent stalker; foreclosure of and eviction from a home; and falling prey to predatory debt collectors are all matters handled by civil courts.
Tags: Civil Justice Reform

How civil legal aid assists older adults

Blog Post (Massachusetts)

How civil legal aid assists older adults

November 29, 2017 | Lonnie A. Powers | Huffington Post
Civil legal aidis a potent tool to assist vulnerable seniors in securing proper health care and housing, to protect them from physical abuse and financial exploitation, and to get access to other benefits and services to help keep them solvent.
Tags: Elder Abuse | Seniors