Lawyers e-Journal

Thursday, Mar. 29, 2012
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Continued advocacy for Massachusetts courts is key

Your help is still needed to urge legislators to support $593.9 million for FY13 court funding

Carrying the momentum of the successful March 19 Court Advocacy Day, MBA members are encouraged to continue their advocacy for adequate court funding as the House is expected to release its proposed budget in the coming weeks.

MBA members can make a difference by reaching out to their state senators and representatives to reiterate the importance of ensuring a fully funded judicial system. Urge them to support $593.9 million for FY13 court funding. Click here to identify your state representatives and senators.

Click here to read "Justice in the Balance," an overview of the Massachusetts Judiciary for the Legislature. Click here for specific information on case filings, fund and staffing of the Massachusetts Trial Court.

Join the MBA in its continued advocacy for proper funding of the state's third branch of government.
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