Pro Bono News

Commission hears about justice problems (MT)

Friday, October 23, 2015

Community members and judicial officials agreed Wednesday that crisis and the civil court system often intersect in a way that leaves poor Montanans confused, afraid and underrepresented in the legal system.

The Montana Supreme Court Access to Justice Commission hosted a listening panel of state and local officials at Flathead Valley Community College, where community partners told about the problems that face their clients and possible solutions to the complex issues.