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The Innocence Project

I want the bad guys put away. I am nervous when a judge reverses a sentence because of some procedural error. After all, how many times do we later find out that someone who should have/would have been in jail had not the overcrowded conditions or “good behavior” or some such thing gotten him out early committed yet another crime,  hurting someone else’s life.   1,076 more words

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Nebraska Conducts Statewide Survey of Attorneys

On Wednesday, January 28th a survey was sent out to Nebraska’s 5,511 attorneys . The objectives of this survey are specifically to:

1. Quantify the amount of pro bono work done by attorneys in Nebraska, particularly work provided at no cost to persons of limited means or to organizations that address the needs of persons of limited means; 238 more words

A2J Research Initiatives

Law School Students Join TRLA for Wills Clinic

Earlier this month, students from the University of Texas School of Law joined attorneys from Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA) and the South Texas Civil Rights Project to host a wills clinic to benefit low-income residents of Hidalgo County. 98 more words

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Ask a Lawyer In the Library: Wednesday Wrap-up

The Ask A Lawyer In The Library program is a civil, non-family law, self-help program sponsored by The Anne Arundel Bar Association and the Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service…

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AACPLL Self Help and Pro Bono Wiki

In 2009, in response to the growing number of self-represented litigants in Anne Arundel County, the Law Library and the Pro Bono Committee of the Anne Arundel Bar Association collaborated to develop a wiki that serves as a guide to pro bono and self-help resources and referrals.   92 more words

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Marshall Brennan Constitutional Literacy Program

Applications to become a 2015-2016 Marshall-Brennan Fellow are NOW OPEN! If you are interested in learning more about the program, come join us at one of our information sessions.  82 more words

Legal Pro Bono

Ask a Lawyer In the Library: Wednesday Wrap-up

The Ask A Lawyer In The Library program is a civil, non-family law, self-help program sponsored by The Anne Arundel Bar Association and the Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service… 226 more words
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