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2016 General News

December

A Year of Big Ideas in Social Change

November

The Benefits of Pro Bono

  • By: New York Law Journal
  • 11/01/2016
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October

Panel on access to civil justice back in business (FL)

  • By: Financial News & Daily Record
  • 10/17/2016
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Access to Justice — The ABA & ILTA

  • By: JDSUPRA Business Advisor
  • 10/12/2016
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Nebraska: Free legal answers online

  • By: North Platte Bulletin
  • 10/10/2016
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Legal Aid helps with expungement effort

  • By: The Lawton Constitution
  • 10/09/2016
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LASO launches state expungement project

  • By: Stillwater News Press
  • 10/06/2016
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September

August

American Bar Association approves several initiatives

  • By: Financial News & Daily Record
  • 08/29/2016
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Human Trafficking Persists, But Firms Can Help

  • By: National Law Journal
  • 08/29/2016
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We Now Have Data To Help Prioritize ATJ Strategic Focuses (Blog)

  • By: Richard Zorza's Access to Justice Blog
  • 08/28/2016
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Ask-A-Lawyer visits JASMYN

July

Bankruptcy for Philadelphia's Most Vulnerable

  • By: The Legal Intelligencer
  • 07/22/2016
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How DACA’s Success Can Be Built Upon

  • By: American Immigration Council
  • 07/21/2016
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Snapshot: Friends in Adoption (NY)

  • By: The Record Lifestyle
  • 07/20/2016
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Access to justice gets new leadership (WY)

  • By: Jackson Hole News & Guide
  • 07/14/2016
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P2P markets need P2P justice

Help for Survivors Of Sexual Assault (TX)

Transgender-care Exclusion Case Faces Trial

  • By: Courthouse News Service
  • 07/08/2016
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Improvements to LawHelpNY

June

Community Keeps Fighting After DAPA, DACA Ruling

  • By: Lacey & Larkin Frontera Fund
  • 06/24/2016
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We Need To Take Care of The Elderly

Legal Aid With a Digital Twist

May

How the Asylum and Immigration Court Backlogs Reached an All-Time High

  • By: American Immigration Council: Immigration Impact
  • 05/27/2016
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Claudia Johnson Suggests Incentive Awards ATJ Innovation (blog)

  • By: Richard Zorza's Access to Justice Blog
  • 05/26/2016
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FutureLaw: Watson & Beyond

April

Do-it-yourself path toward citizenship (NY)

  • By: The Daily News (NY)
  • 04/30/2016
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Warrant Forgiveness Offered in Manhattan (NY)

  • By: New York Law Journal
  • 04/29/2016
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Autistic legal hotline established (NE)

  • By: The North Platte Bulletin
  • 04/28/2016
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Court Must Hear Texas Man's Death Penalty Case (Op Ed)

  • By: The National Law Journal
  • 04/18/2016
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Cybersecurity Compliance Just Got Tougher

  • By: The National Law Journal
  • 04/18/2016
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A Reason to Celebrate Tax Day

  • By: Shriver Brief: Talk Poverty
  • 04/16/2016
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The Complex History of the Controversial 1994 Crime Bill

  • By: Brennan Center for Justice
  • 04/16/2016
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Is the herd finally embracing legal ops and procurement?

  • By: ABA Law Journal: Legal Rebels
  • 04/15/2016
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Document Assembly: An Essential Building Block for the Access to Justice Ecosystem

  • By: Connecting Justice Communities - Pro Bono Net
  • 04/13/2016
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Counties paying more for free legal services

  • By: Utica Observer Dispatch
  • 04/05/2016
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'Queen of Pro Bono' Esther Lardent Dies at 68

  • By: The National Law Journal
  • 04/04/2016
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March

69 Percent of Americans Want to See Voting Reforms

  • By: Brennan Center for Justice
  • 03/30/2016
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Homeowners Prevented From Telling Their Stories

  • By: New York Law Journal
  • 03/23/2016
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Social Media and Jurors (Blog)

  • By: JDSupra Business Advisor - DuetsBlog
  • 03/10/2016
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Civil legal assistance critical to disaster relief

  • By: Huffington Post (HuffPost Impact)
  • 03/09/2016
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Access to Justice for All

February

Editorial: Paying for civil legal aid

  • By: MetroWest Daily News
  • 02/29/2016
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Child Migrants Fight in Immigration Courts to Stay in U.S.

  • By: Latin America News Dispatch
  • 02/18/2016
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Legal Aid Foundation gets new Santa Monica leader (CA)

  • By: Santa Monica Daily Press
  • 02/16/2016
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Narrowing the Justice Gap (CA)

2014 Pro Bono Status Report Published (MD)

  • By: Maryland State Bar Association
  • 02/10/2016
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January

Two Gifts for the Rule of Law

The Need for Economic and Regulatory Incentives for Access to Justice

  • By: Richard Zorza's Access to Justice Blog
  • 01/04/2016
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