Wednesday, January 26, 2005

WisTAF Petition and Decision

Update 3/24: The decision (2005 WI 35) is now available online.

Though it's not news, here are a couple takes on a recent Wis. Supreme Ct. decision requiring attorneys to pay into a fund to help fund legal services for the poor.

Link from the Garvey Blog by Ed Garvey
Link from the State Bar News Center
Link to WisTAF Petition
Link to interesting article that says Illinois ranks dead last among the 10 most populous states in spending on legal aid for the poor.