National Center for Access to Justice

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NCAJ Hosts Pop-up Event – 7-17-17 Panel on Domestic Violence Advocacy

On Monday evening, July 17, 2017, NCAJ with Fordham Law School’s Access to Justice Initiative will host a conversation on domestic violence advocacy that will engage panelists (and audience members in Q&A) in a discussion of DV work, and will include consideration of the access to justice, legal empowerment,…
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The Rikers Report: Reversing the Criminalization of Poverty

At the Franklin Williams Commission’s, Mass Incarceration:  Mercy Matters, an all-day event oversubscribed at 250 people with attendance by NY judges at Fordham Law School this week, David Udell, NCAJ’s executive director & a co-director of the Fordham Law School…
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Access to Justice is at the Center of Legal Education

Law Schools Must Focus on Access to Justice – National Law Journal Op Ed (http://www.nationallawjournal.com/home/id=1202768467294/Law-Schools-Must-Focus-on-Access-to-Justice?mcode=1202615432217&curindex=1) BY Matthew Diller, David Udell, and Jonathan Lippman We have arrived at a critical moment where our most fundamental legal ideals are threatened by a…
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News Coverage of Justice Index 2016 Launch

On May 11, 2016, NCAJ launched the new “Justice Index 2016” with an evening panel discussion at The Palmer House Hotel in Chicago, IL, issuance of a press release describing leading findings of Justice Index 2016, and publication of the new findings along…
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