Guest opinion: Legal Services aids veterans, more needy Montanans

Op-Ed (Montana, RURAL)

Guest opinion: Legal Services aids veterans, more needy Montanans

December 3, 2014 | James J. Sandman , Alison Paul | Billings Gazette
Billings Gazette op-ed co-authored by Alison Paul, executive director of Montana Legal Services Association, and LSC president James Sandman.
Tags: Benefits of Legal Aid: Economic | Civil Rights | Funding: Federal | Legal Needs | Pro Bono | Pro Se/Self-Help | Technology | Veterans

Pro Bono Institute

Research/Policy/Organizing (NATIONAL)

Pro Bono Institute

Founded in 1996. Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit organization that works to scale new approaches to and resources for the provision of legal services to the poor and disadvantaged.
Tags: Pro Bono

We must ensure everyone has access to equal justice

Op-Ed (Massachusetts, NATIONAL, New York, Tennessee)

We must ensure everyone has access to equal justice

October 23, 2014 | Martha Minow | Boston Globe
Oped by member of Boston Bar Association’s Statewide Task Force to Expand Civil Legal Aid in Massachusetts. Recommends additional funding and innovative approaches such as those tried in New York and Tennessee.
Tags: Benefits of Legal Aid | Benefits of Legal Aid: Economic | Delivery Systems | Funding: State & Local | Law School Clinics | Pro Bono