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Governor Pritzker, Chief Justice Burke and Other Leaders Help Inaugurate CBA/CBF Rock Cullerton Access to Justice Award

Chicago Bar Foundation Blog post - January 23, 2020

Governor Pritzker, Chief Justice Burke and Other Leaders Help Inaugurate CBA/CBF Rock Cullerton Access to Justice Award All three branches of government came together at the Chicago Bar Association this week as Governor Pritzker, Chief Justice Burke, and new Senate President Don Harmon were among those who helped honor retiring

Land of Lincoln Grant

Alton Daily News & WBGZ Radio - January 19, 2020

Those in the riverbend in need of legal advice, self-help materials, and guidance on how to use the court systems may be getting much needed help due to a recent grant. In December, the Illinois Equal Justice Foundation Board of Directors approved 22 grants for 21 non-profit organizations across the

Legal aid group receives $263K grant

Alton Telegraph - January 14, 2020

ALTON — The Illinois Equal Justice Foundation has approved $263,133 in grant funding to the Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation in Alton, East St. Louis, Carbondale, Springfield and Champaign. The award is part of $1.3 million in grants awarded by IEJF to 21 civil legal aid providers across the

Legal services and support for veterans in Madison County flagged by judiciary

Madison-St. Clair Record - November 12, 2018

Members of the judiciary in Madison County are flagging up free civil legal services and the network of groups available to support veterans. Madison County Circuit Court announced ahead of Veterans' Day this it is hosting 30 minute legal consultations for veterans on two dates in November. Local attorneys will