March 8, 2020 |
Each year, 30 million people lack legal representation in high-stakes civil court cases involving evictions, restraining orders, child custody and more. They do not have the statutory right to an attorney. If they cannot afford one, none is provided to them.
Tags: Court Navigators | Pro Se/Self-Help
February 13, 2020 |
Queens Daily Eagle
For many court visitors, legal assistance is not guaranteed and the process is daunting. Many people come in with questions and without counsel. The court’s Help Center offers services to help bridge that gap as part of the state’s Access to Justice program.
Tags: Courts | Pro Se/Self-Help