Pennsylvania Institutional Law Project

Delivers civil legal services to the institutional population of our Commonwealth.
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Primary geographic focus: Pennsylvania
Organization type(s): Provider
Tags: Prisoners Rights

The Project was created and designed to meet the needs of low income residents of our prisons, jails, state hospitals, and state centers.

The goal of the Institutional Law Project is to ensure equal access to justice for indigent institutionalized persons. We are a non-profit organization operating primarily with funding administered by the Pennsylvania Legal Aid Network.


News Story

High Cost of New Hepatitis C Drugs Strains Prison Budgets, Locks Many Out of Cure

Peter Loftus, Gary Fields
Wall Street Journal (WSJ)
September 12, 2016
Thousands of convicts have the deadly infectious disease, but only the sickest qualify for medicines because they are so expensive.

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