Tennessee Supreme Court begins weeks-long event to provide free legal advice to poor residents in civil matters

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This as the Trump budget cuts Legal Services funding. 

Associated Press 

It’s all part of the Supreme Court’s Access to Justice Initiative, in which Tennesseans are invited to get free legal help either online or at a walk-in clinic. The free legal clinics are for civil matters only because people are entitled to have a lawyer in criminal cases, whether they can afford one or not.


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