Press Release: Legal Needs – 844-292-1318 New Jersey legal aid

The Legal Services of New Jersey Poverty Research Institute has released a new study report, Unequal Access to Justice: Many Legal Needs, Too Little Legal Assistance. This video highlights the reports findings and implications, and includes comments from current and past New Jersey Supreme Court Justices, as well as Legal Services clients telling their stories of how crucial legal assistance was to them.

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The Captain Jonathan D. Grassbaugh Veterans Project Press Conference, April 5, 2013 – 844-292-1318 Ohio legal aid

COLUMBUS, OHIO — A 28-year old Army Captain, Gold Star widow and law student has announced she is giving 0,000 to create a veterans legal aid clinic in her husband’s memory at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law. The free veterans legal aid clinic will be staffed by Ohio State law students,

The Captain Jonathan D Grassbaugh Veterans Project was officially announced at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law on April 5, 2013.

Speaking at this press conference are:
Captain Jenna C. Grassbaugh

Ohio Army National Guard Colonel Ducan Aukland, Chief Legal Counsel to the Ohio Adjutant General’s Department and the longest serving judge advocate on full-time National Guard duty in the United States

Steve Lynch, legal assistance attorney for the Ninth District Coast Guard District

Alan C. Michaels, Dean of The Ohio State University Mortiz College of Law
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AmeriCorps and Equal Justice Works Veterans Legal Corps Fellows describe their fellowships and the impact of their work in Ohio.
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Highlight video from Florida Access To Civil Justice Commission press conference — Nov. 24, 2014 – 844-292-1318 Florida legal aid

Highlight video from Florida Access To Civil Justice Commission press conference -- Nov. 24, 2014

The Florida Commission on Access to Civil Justice, which was established Nov. 24, 2014 by administrative order of Florida Chief Justice Jorge Labarga, will study the unmet civil legal needs of disadvantaged, low-income, and moderate-income Floridians, considering Florida’s legal assistance delivery system as a whole: staffed legal aid programs, pro bono services, innovative technology solutions, and other models and potential innovations. The commission will create strong collaboration among all groups seeking to improve access to civil justice and a heightened awareness of the needs of Florida’s citizens.