Justice Gap

Dear Editor: I am writing in strong support of LIFT Dane Director Marsha Mansfield’s May 20 op-ed “Wisconsin’s civil legal aid providers need more support.” As Mansfield explained, there is a huge...
LSC President Jim Sandman joined lawyer and legal tech expert Bob Ambrogi on the latest episode of LawNext. They discussed the justice gap that exists in the U.S. and different approaches for...
The programmed survey instrument, codebook, and data files from the 2017 Justice Gap Measurement Survey conducted by NORC at the University of Chicago are available for download.
In June, LSC released a new study of America’s “justice gap”—the difference between the civil legal needs of low-income Americans and the resources available to meet them. The Justice Gap: Measuring...
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The Justice Gap: Measuring the Unmet Civil Legal Needs of Low-income Americans report explores the “justice gap,” the difference between the civil legal needs of low-income Americans and the...

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Nearly a million poor people who seek help for civil legal problems are turned away because of the lack of adequate resources. The justice gap represents the difference between the level of civil...

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