On September 18, 2017, the Hon. Janet DiFiore, then-Chief Judge of the State of New York, conducted a public hearing at the Court of Appeals in Albany, to assess the extent and nature of unmet civil legal services needs throughout New York State in order to recommend to the Legislature and the Executive the level of public resources necessary to meet those needs. The transcript and video of this hearing are available below.
COURT OF APPEALS-STATEWIDE HEARING
September 18, 2017