News Tag: Pro Se Advisory Committee
July 15, 2020
CBF/Circuit Court Pro Se Advisory Committee Recommends Changes to Make Remote Court Services More Accessible and Efficient
The Circuit Court of Cook County reopened on Monday, July 6 after being largely closed to the public for over three months. In anticipation of some of the unique challenges self-represented litigants will face in this new environment, the CBF/Circuit Court Pro Se Advisory Committee made several recommendations…Tags: Courts | Pro Se Advisory Committee | Remote Access read more ...
November 30, 2018
Granted, that is not as catchy as the Beatles’ lyrics in Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. But in access to justice circles, it was a pretty big deal.
It was June 13, 2012, to be exact, when the Illinois Supreme Court entered the order creating the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Access to Justice, and […]Tags: Access to Justice Commission | CBF 70th Anniversary | Courts | Pro Se | Pro Se Advisory Committee read more ...
September 27, 2018
Pro se litigants may not have an advocate in the courtroom, but they have an advocate in the court system thanks to the efforts of the CBF and the Circuit Court of Cook County, who joined forces in 2009 to establish the Circuit Court Pro Se Advisory Committee.
The Committee works to improve coordination and effectiveness […]Tags: CBF 70th Anniversary | Courts | Pro Se | Pro Se Advisory Committee read more ...