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13-15 Petition to Establish Pilot Project and Create Rule Governing Appointment of Counsel in Civil Cases

In the matter of creation rule in Chap 70, Chap 81, or a new chapter providing guidance to Circuit Courts as to when attorneys should be appointed for low-income civil litigants to assure fundamental fairness and equal protection of the law, and creation of a court-funded Appointment of Counsel pilot project for indigents in one or more selected categories of civil cases involving basic human needs filed 09/30/13 by John F. Ebbott, Executive Director of Legal Action of Wisconsin.

Petition
Rule petition 13-15 Adobe PDF
Supporting memo Adobe PDF
Petitioner letter Adobe PDF (attachments available in the Clerk of Supreme Court and Court of Appeals Office)

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Responses to petitions
March 31, 2014 Letter filed on behalf of petitioner by John F. Ebbott
March 6, 2014 Letter filed on behalf of petitioner by John F. Ebbott

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