Legal Aid funding should be done by the state. The courts and the bar are not helping people when they enforce the UPL Statute – so that lawyers can overcharge!
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I have included some approaches to help low income people when they are dealing with the Courts.
Take away the Public service exemption in the Rules so that judges and lawyers who are working for a government agency can do non-legal pro bono – if there would be a conflict! I am not a lawyer but can certainly respond to legal questions based on my training. I do not have to be a lawyer – I have a JD degree from an
ABA law school and passed the Florida Bar (but not a lawyer)
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