Pennsylvania hearings on civil legal aid discuss right to counsel

01/01/2013, Legislation, All Basic Human Needs

The PA Senate Judiciary Committee held hearings in 2013 about the civil legal justice gap, and many people testified about a right to counsel. Written testimony and links to the videos are availabel, as are copies of the remarks of Chief Justice Ronald Castille, written testimony, and transcripts,


Below is some of the media coverage of the hearings and testimony: 


  • Amaris Elliott-Engel, Castille Testifies in Favor of 'Civil Gideon' Funding, The Legal Intelligencer (May 24, 2013).