Tap Into Client ‘Muscle’ For Court Funding, Judge Tells ABA

Law360, Dallas (February 11, 2013, 7:33 PM EST) -- Lawyers need to tap into their client bases to support increased funding for courts, giving the lobbying effort at state legislatures a broader face and more effectively driving home the need for access to justice, Delaware Supreme Court Chief Justice Myron T. Steele said Monday.

In an address to the American Bar Association’s House of Delegates at its midyear meeting in Dallas, Steele said it’s not enough for local chapters of the organization to endorse legislation or write editorials proposing more funding for courts, but that...
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