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Item                       Publisher|Creator      Format|Purpose          Summary

CNEJL
Lewis, Michael K.
Report |
Overview
Five-page overview of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) in the US by recognized expert mediator/arbitrator.
2020-06-08
MA, National, NY, PA
University of North Carolina (UNC) Press
Mayeux, Sara
Book |
General history
Important new history published June 2020. Includes focus on the organized legal profession's role and attitudes.
International Legal Aid Group (ILAG)
Houseman, Alan W.
Report |
Biennial national report on recent developments. Written by an American for the International Legal Aid Group (ILAG) conference. Covers July 2017-Dec 2019 (101-page PDF).
Tatel, David
Tatel, David
Speech |
General history
Judge Tatel has served on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit since 1994. The 5-page article is his remarks delivered at the LSC's 45th anniversary luncheon and focuses on the transition from the OEO Legal Services Program to the LSC.
CNEJL
Houseman, Alan W. & Perle, Linda A.
Report |
General history
Authoritative 65-page history for a general audience. The best short introduction in existence, written by people who where there.
International Legal Aid Group (ILAG)
Houseman, Alan W.
Report |
Biennial national report on recent developments. Written by an American for the International Legal Aid Group (ILAG) conference. Covers July 2015-Dec 2017 (103-page PDF).
National Coalition for a Civil Right to Counsel
Pollock, John
Web page |
General history
One page overview of the history and general status. Web page on the site of the national organization that focuses on the issue.
Legal Services of New Jersey
Report |
Organization history
Attractive report with many photos, chronology of milestones, and national context. (61-page PDF)
NLADA
Houseman, Alan
Web page |
Tribute/Eulogy
Clinton Bamberger, a giant in legal aid, was a friend and mentor to me and many others in the civil legal aid movement. He was the the first director of the federal civil legal aid program and its architect, along with his deputy Earl Johnson.
California Rural Legal Assistance
Manzo, Ray, Managing Editor
Report |
Organization history
Beautifully-designed, 92-page color report with organization's history and annual report toward the end.
International Legal Aid Group (ILAG)
Houseman, Alan W.
Report |
Biennial national report on recent developments. Written by an American for the International Legal Aid Group (ILAG) conference. Covers June 2013-Dec 2015 (58-page PDF).
2015-05-01
FL, MD, National, NY, OH, TX, VA
CNEJL
Houseman, Alan
Report |
Analysis
Recounts the history of anti-poverity civil legal aid and finds that it helps clients avoid costs, stabilize their lives, receive benefits, and rise from poverty. (65-page PDF)
Legal Aid Society of Cleveland
Report |
Organization history
Incorporated in 1905, it is the fifth-oldest legal aid society in the world. The attached history is an attractive 11-page PDF that includes national context.
International Legal Aid Group (ILAG)
Houseman, Alan W.
Report |
Biennial national report on recent developments. Written by an American for the International Legal Aid Group (ILAG) conference. (41-page PDF).
International Legal Aid Group (ILAG)
Houseman, Alan W.
Report |
Biennial national report on recent developments. Written by an American for the International Legal Aid Group (ILAG) conference. (48-page PDF).
International Legal Aid Group (ILAG)
Houseman, Alan W.
Report |
Biennial national report on recent developments. Written by an American for the International Legal Aid Group (ILAG) conference. (46-page PDF).
Legal Aid Society of Cincinnati
Casey-Leininger, Casey F.
Book |
Organization history
Well-written and designed black-and-white 106-page book on the history of the seventh legal aid society formed in the US. Written by a local history professor focused on social justice who knows the city well.
International Legal Aid Group (ILAG)
Houseman, Alan W.
Report |
Biennial national report on recent developments. Written by an American for the International Legal Aid Group (ILAG) conference. (31-page PDF).
International Legal Aid Group (ILAG)
Barnett, Helaine M.
Report |
Biennial national report on recent developments. Written by LSC President for the International Legal Aid Group (ILAG) conference. (14-page PDF).
International Legal Aid Group (ILAG)
Houseman, Alan W.
Report |
Biennial national report on recent developments. Written by an American for the International Legal Aid Group (ILAG) conference. (31-page PDF).
Fordham Urban Law Journal
Houseman, Alan W.
Journal article |
Analysis
Landmark article that summarized status of civil legal aid after LSC restrictions imposed, and recommended further change, including stronger base of public support at the local level and an integrated, comprehensive statewide system.
International Legal Aid Group (ILAG)
Houseman, Alan W.
Report |
Biennial national report on recent developments. Written by an American for the International Legal Aid Group (ILAG) conference. (17-page PDF).
Shriver Center
Compilation |
Compilation of 12 issues. Archive compiled for historical purposes. (dummy placeholder data)
Shriver Center
Compilation, Journal article |
Analysis
Compilation of 6 issues. Archive compiled for historical purposes. (dummy placeholder data)
Legal Services of New Jersey
Website |
State history
Website that includes a 13 oral histories, 13 individuals named in the Circle of Honor, and a Mileposts timeline of dozens of major cases and other specific achievements starting in 1969.
California Rural Legal Assistance (CRLA)
Online timeline |
Interactive online 50-year timeline page on CRLA website. Has links to historical documents for deeper research.