access to justice

A Lawyer Explains what to do if you’re stopped by the police for a DUI

By Attorney James Bogen These tips are general considerations and are not specifically tailored to any particular situation. Following these tips does not guarantee that you will not be arrested for DUI or any other offenses, and it does not guarantee that you will not be convicted of DUI or any other offenses. If you …

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Law Library and Public Library have teamed up to create superheroes

Not long ago, an article came out about how children’s books in law libraries increase access to justice. I would strongly recommend reading the article to understand the full benefits of having children’s books available in the law library, but it can be summed up in two points. On the one hand, it provides a …

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Practicing law without a law degree: Legal technicians and access to justice

The Washington Post published an editorial last week on an emerging issue in the legal world: legal services provided by non-lawyers. Central to the issue is access to justice for low to moderate income individuals who require legal services, but have been increasingly unable to afford them. This is due to both costs for traditional …

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