05.22.08

SJC: Panel Holds Hearing On Civil Legal Assistance To Low-Income Americans

WASHINGTON (Thursday, May 21, 2008) – The Senate Judiciary Committee capped a full week this afternoon with a hearing to explore efforts being made by the Legal Services Corporation to provide low-income Americans with the representation necessary to navigate the judicial system.

Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy’s statement follows.  Watch the hearing live and read witness testimony online.

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