Tuesday, November 25, 2014

NY Times article on the need for a system to provide attorneys to those who can't afford one for civil law cases

I have written before about the debate on whether the state should provide attorneys to litigants who can't afford them in civil litigation.  (Go here for a note describing Illinois' approach to the issue, and here for a link to a comment on the subject.)

Recently, the issue was back in the news again because The New York Times published this article.