Primary geographic focus: Florida
Organization type(s): Media
CONTENT FROM THIS SOURCEOp-Ed Christina Spudeas
February 1, 2018
The Constitution Revision Commission should place Proposal 40 on the ballot to make Florida the national model for protecting foster children by giving them both a lawyer and a volunteer Guardian ad Litem.
News Story James Call
December 15, 2017
Other democracies spend up to 10 times more on civil legal aid than the United States. A Florida Commission looks to close the Justice Gap without money.
News Story Nada Hassanein
December 4, 2017
Funds from Legal Services of North Florida's Dancing with the Stars dance contest will benefit legal aid for residents across 16 counties in Florida who can't afford a lawyer.
Op-Ed William J. Schifino, Jr.
November 16, 2016
Pro bono service is part of the very DNA of our justice system, because accessing it shouldn’t have a price tag or be limited only to those who can afford it.
Op-Ed Ellen Piekalkiewicz
November 14, 2016
While those facing criminal charges are, by law, provided an attorney when they cannot afford it; those with cases in civil court regularly go without representation and without access to courts and justice, absent help from organizations like LSNF.
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