The Huffington Post - There's just one legal aid lawyer for every 8,893 low-income Americans who qualify for legal aid, according to the Justice Index, a project of the National Center for Access to Justice at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law.
Wall Street Journal - “There is no good reason for the Supreme Court to address this issue,” said Marci Hamilton, a lawyer representing a committee of alleged victims in the archdiocese’s bankruptcy. “In essence, they’re tilting at windmills.”
OUPblog - The recent news about charitable contributions in the United States has been encouraging. The Giving Pledge, sponsored by Warren Buffett and Bill Gates, Jr., recently announced that another group of billionaires committed to leave a majority of their wealth to charity.
The Huffington Post - Today, servicewomen see combat almost as their male counterparts and a greater proportion of women are commissioned officers. And many of these committed servicewomen start families while serving their country. Shockingly, however, they lack basic protection against even the most egregious malpractice during pregnancy.
Philadelphia Inquirer - Indeed, the time has come for a full accounting by all organizations responsible for child sex abuse. There is only one reliable route to accountability and full disclosure to the public: legal justice.