Pro Bono News

State panel pushes for online access to court help (FL)

Monday, October 12, 2015

Launching an online site for Floridians seeking legal assistance is among the recommendations released Monday by a commission formed to reduce barriers to the state’s court system.

The Florida Commission on Access to Civil Justice was formed by state Supreme Court Chief Justice Jorge Labarga, a former Palm Beach County judge, prosecutor and public defender, who is recovering after undergoing cancer surgery last month.