News Tag: IEJF
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 Senate President John Cullerton and inaugurate the new CBA/CBF Rock Cullerton Access to Justice Award.
- Governor Pritzker, Justice Theis, and Senator […]
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August 11, 2015
Signed into Law! Groundbreaking Veterans Legal Program Will Move Forward
Veterans and military families in Illinois will have much greater access to necessary legal help after key amendments to the Access to Justice Act were signed into law by Governor Rauner last week.
The Access to Justice Act, originally passed in 2013, created a pilot program to develop and support a much-needed hotline and network of […]Tags: Access to Justice Commission | Advocacy | IEJF | Take Action | Veterans read more ...