Is Now The Time To Reform How Courts Handle Debt Cases?

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Kevin Penton
May 10, 2020
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Tags: Coronavirus, Court Reform, COVID-19, Debt Collection, Report


A new report from Pew Charitable Trusts civil legal system modernization project highlights debt court trends and features of debt collection suits that could be ripe for changes, and calls for reform. “Right now is a critical moment for actions,” said Erika Rickard, director of the civil legal system modernization project at Pew. “Now is the time for modernizing how these processes work.”