Access to Justice Update – January 20, 2017

Access to Justice Update – January 20, 2017

MAURA KELLY HIRED AS TRIAL COURT SENIOR MANAGER FOR ACCESS TO JUSTICE     Hon. Dina Fein, long the Special Advisor to the Trial Court on Access to Justice initiatives, announced at yesterday’s meeting of the Access to Justice Commission that The Trial Court has hired Maura Kelly for the position of Senior Manager for Access to Justice. […]

Access To Justice Update June 30, 2016

Access To Justice Update June 30, 2016

MLAC Appropriation:  Up By $1.0 Million Today’s news from the legislature’s budget conference committee held a better outcome for MLAC than some had predicted. The FY 2017 appropriation is $18 million, up $1.0 million from FY 2016. The increase was won despite many cuts affecting other state budgets. The work of MLAC supporters is not […]

A2J Update June 6, 2016

A2J Update June 6, 2016

COMMISSION FILES ANNUAL REPORT WITH JUSTICES — ACTIVITY ON MANY FRONTS The Massachusetts Access to Justice Commission has filed its Annual Report on Activities in 2015 with the Supreme Judicial Court. A copy is attached, and the Report, together with reports from the prior decade, can be found at www.massA2J.org. The Report has five sections, […]