Legal aid organizations across the United States are still in crisis. A declining economy combined with low interest rates has meant an increase in demand for our services and a decline in our funding. Once again, the Texas Supreme Court and Texas Access to Justice Commission, among others, are hard at work trying to ensure that state funding for legal aid organizations is stable.
We’re storifying the latest developments in the progress for legal aid funding in the 83rd Texas Legislature. Check it out by clicking the image below: