National Center for Access to Justice

Steve Zack Is Chairman of NCAJ Board of Directors

The National Center for Access to Justice today announces that its new Chairman is Stephen Zack, Administrative Partner for Boies, Schiller & Flexner’s Miami office.  The Center is the single academically affiliated non-partisan law and policy organization dedicated exclusively to…
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100 Days Promoting Access to Justice

On November 4, DOJ’s Senior Counsel for Access to Justice Karen Lash issued a challenge to advocates and academics gathered at the University of Colorado Law School:  report to me in 100 days about what you have done to advance…
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ABA Puts the ALL in Equal Justice for All

Last week, the American Bar Association adopted a pathbreaking set of Standards for Language Access in Courts.  The Standards respond to a serious problem:  many court systems have little or no way to communicate with the growing number of Americans…
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Turner v. Rogers, Decided and Blogged

The Supreme Court on June 20, 2011 declined to find a categorical federal constitutional right to counsel for persons facing prison for  willful refusal to pay child support in proceedings initiated by an unrepresented spouse. The decision explicitly leaves open…
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