Pilot court program set up to help underserved communities


Everyone should have access to the courts, regardless of someone’s socio-economic situation or the pandemic. 

That’s the basis behind the Faith-Based Court Access, a new pilot program announced Friday that will give unrepresented litigants virtual access to Westchester County Courts and free legal services in underserved communities. 

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Minnesota will launch legal paraprofessional pilot program

Access to Justice

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Minnesota is joining the gradually growing roster of states allowing nonlawyers to handle some legal tasks in hopes of providing greater access to justice.

The Minnesota Supreme