172 ABA Journal Access to Justice articles.
Midyear meetings of the ABA tend to focus on the administrative business of the association and many of its entities, but when this year’s meeting opens on Wednesday in Houston,…
Feb 4, 2015 9:10 AM CST
Oct 1, 2014 1:40 AM CDT
Sep 1, 2014 10:00 AM CDT
Corrected: The findings of a study released Friday by the American Bar Foundation provide additional evidence of a serious gap in access to legal services for many Americans. But those…
Aug 8, 2014 6:28 PM CDT
As the ABA Annual Meeting gets underway in Boston, teams of law students, lawyers, and computer programmers will be gathering at nearby Suffolk University Law School to help solve a…
Aug 5, 2014 8:00 PM CDT
Before law school, I worked for Daniel Patrick Moynihan, the Democratic senator from New York.
That job exposed me to a lot of interesting experiences, none perhaps more so than…
May 8, 2014 5:14 PM CDT
There is a deep access-to-justice crisis in this country—but the legal profession gets a failing grade for its response to it. Consider this:
• More than 61 million people eligible…
Feb 6, 2014 3:00 PM CST
The ABA Journal and Suffolk University Law School are planning to host a “hackathon” in conjunction with the ABA Annual Meeting this Aug. 7-12 in Boston.
There’s been no formal…
Feb 5, 2014 10:03 PM CST
Corrected: Last week, the New York City Bar Association announced some new pilot programs: a New Lawyer Institute, which would offer a yearlong…
Nov 22, 2013 2:30 PM CST
Aug 28, 2013 5:00 PM CDT
Citing a goal of expanding access to civil justice, an ABA commission has announced grants to courts and legal groups in five states.
The money would promote Access to Justice…
Mar 21, 2013 1:55 PM CDT
Nov 1, 2012 9:40 AM CDT
Updated: The Legal Services Corporation announced this week that it will grant more than $3.4 million to organizations looking to improve Web-based resources for low-income Americans.
The money to 43…
Sep 28, 2012 10:42 AM CDT
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