Bonnie Rose Hough

Govt: Other, Policy Advocate (California)

Bonnie Rose Hough

Managing Attorney with the California Administrative Office of the Court’s (AOC) Center for Families, Children & the Courts, where she has been employed since 1997.
Tags: Children & Juvenile, Courts, Family, Information Centers, Non-lawyers, Pro Se/Self-Help, Unbundling

Richard Zorza

Journalist, Key Voice, Policy Advocate (NATIONAL)

Richard Zorza

Attorney and independent consultant who writes respected blog on access to justice. Also, coordinator of the national Self Represented Litigation Network.
Tags: Courts, Pro Se/Self-Help

LSC 2014 Congressional Briefing – Litigants Without Lawyers: Equal Justice Under Threat in State Courts

News Story, Video (Georgia, Mississippi, NATIONAL, Tennessee, Texas)

LSC 2014 Congressional Briefing – Litigants Without Lawyers: Equal Justice Under Threat in State Courts

May 21, 2014 | James J. Sandman , Nathan L. Hecht , Jess H. Dickinson , Janice Holder , Carol W. Hunstein | Legal Services Corporation (LSC)
LSC hosted a congressional briefing on Capitol Hill. Four state supreme court justices discussed the growing problem of unrepresented litigants and its impact on the court-system.
Tags: Courts | Legal Needs | Pro Se/Self-Help

Justice with dignity and speed: Creating a 21st-century justice system for Massachusetts

Op-Ed (Massachusetts)

Justice with dignity and speed: Creating a 21st-century justice system for Massachusetts

June 1, 2014 | Paula M. Carey , Lewis H. Spence | Lowell Sun (Massachusetts)
Oped by judge and court administrator describing innovative efforts to deliver justice, including more ADR and support for pro se litigants in family and other matters.
Tags: Courts | Delivery Systems | Family | Information Centers | Language Access | Pro Se/Self-Help | Veterans