January 10, 2018 |
She was shocked further when she sought to divorce him and discovered that an obscure provision of Kentucky law required her to pay for his lawyer because as an inmate he had no means to hire an attorney.
Tags: Divorce | Domestic Violence
September 23, 2017 |
State Journal-Register (Springfield, IL)
After beginning in January 2016, the medical-legal partnership, funded with $215,000 in federal grant funds for last year and this year, has helped SIU patients in almost 300 cases.
Tags: Divorce | Medical-Legal Partnerships
September 1, 2017 |
The average prisoner has neither the power to compel transportation to court nor the money to hire an attorney. But one Chicago court may have found a fix.
Tags: Courts | Divorce | Technology
February 12, 2016 |
Last May, as part of a novel program fueled by the notion of equal access to justice for everybody, Chicago judge Dickler began hearing cases from the incarcerated via a videoconference call.
Tags: Courts | Divorce | Prisoners Rights