Women And Justice For The Poor

Author: Felice Batlan
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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... to a variety of legal aid organizations, old and new. These programs generated
debates and contestation among politicians, American Bar Association officers,
state governors, Supreme Court justices, and even United States presidents. ... I
eagerly awaited his three-volume history of legal aid, To Establish Justice for All (
2014), which promised a comprehensive analysis of legal aid from the nineteenth
century through the 1980s. But instead it offered the standard early history of
legal ...

The Common Law Lawyer

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The chairman of this committee is Hr. Richard S. Goldstein, Esq. an attorney with
offices at 150 Broadway, Suite 1806, New York City 10036, USA, His office
telephone number is area code 212 227-7080. ... Clinics and courses that deal
with the growing legal problems of the world can produce positive and
constructive results similar to the experience of learning trial advocacy through a
governmental agency such as the Public Defender's Office, Civil Legal Aid
Society, and County and ...

Columbus City Bulletin

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mun LIBRARY OFFICIAL PUBLICATION OF THE CITY OF COLUMBUS
Philadelphia Follows Columbus' Lead in Establishing Municipal Bureau of Legal
Aid MUNICIPAL DIRECTORY. Vol. V OCTOBER 23, 1920 No. 43 THE CITY
BULLETIN Official Publication of the City of C um us. Published weekly under
authority of the City Charter and direction of the City Clerk. Contains official report
of proceedings of Council, Ordinances passed and resolution: adopted; civil
service notes and ...

Judicial Administration And The Common Man

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referral plans have not yet been established. The plan is simple: A local bar
association establishes an office where those seeking legal services at low cost
may be referred to a lawyer who will advise them. The bar association selects a
panel from its members who agree to work under the plan and to accept referrals.
These are made on the basis of a rotation system except where a particular
specialty may be called for. The initial fee may be $5.00 for the first conference of
a half-hour ...

Law And The Legal System

Author: Samuel Mermin
Publisher: Aspen Publishers
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an introduction Samuel Mermin. Those who are too poor to pay legal fees at all
— the clients of "legal aid" societies traditionally funded in a limited way by local
charities, bar groups, or municipalities — have in the last several years been
getting much more access to legal services in civil cases as a result of a massive
infusion of federal funds. The War on Poverty program of the 1960s had
established the Office of Economic Opportunity, which included a Neighborhood
Legal Services ...

Congressional Record

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(iii) LIMITS ON DEBATE—In the Senate, consideration of the Commission bill
and on all debatable motions and appeals in connection therewith shall not
exceed a total of 100 hours, which shall be divided equally between those
favoring and ... (1) EFFECT ON HEALTH CARE ACCESS AND COSTS—
Congress finds that our current civil justice system is adversely affecting patient
access to health care services, better patient care, and cost-efficient health care,
in that the health care ...

The Student Lawyer

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Not until 1919, when a young Boston lawyer, Reginald Heber Smith, then
attorney for the Legal Aid Society in that city, completed his monumental study, "
Justice and the Poor," did organized Legal Aid arouse the general concern of the
... Largely through his efforts during a tenure of service lasting until 1940, Legal
Aid was able to establish minimum standards to guide the work locally; to secure
uniform statistics as to cost and volume; to evaluate the effectiveness of forms or ...

The Professional Career Of Robert J Sheran Life Legal And Judicial Career

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There are two other areas that have been of special interest to Chief Justice
Warren Burger of the United States Supreme Court, which the Conference of
Chief Justices supports through its committee work. One area, lawyer
competence, is addressed through a committee headed by Chief Justice Norman
M. Krivosha of Nebraska. Programs are under way in cooperation with the
American Bar Association and other groups to establish means by which the
general level of competence of ...

Justice Of The Peace And Local Government Review

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The controller (planning and development) will be responsible for the direction
and co-ordination of all medium and long term planning for the service. The
inspector-general, who will be freed from executive responsibilities, will head a
new team concentrating on inspection. The duties of the director of the prison
medical services will remain as at present. HIJACKING OF AIRCRAFT A sub-
committee of the Legal Committee of the International Civil Aviation Organization
met in Montreal ...