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March 26, 2015

Eliminating Barriers to Justice II: Why and How to Ensure Language Access for Limited English Proficient and Deaf/Hard of Hearing Litigants

Time: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School, Blackburn Conference Center, Atlanta, GA 
Register athttp://www.georgiaadvocates.org/calendar/event.552230-Eliminating_Barriers_to_Justice_II_Why_and_How_to_Ensure_Language_Access_fo


NAJIT's 36th Annual Conference - Atlanta Georgia!

May 15-17, 2015
Hyatt Regency Atlanta Hotel, Atlanta, GA
Click link for more information,
 http://www.najit.org/Conferences/2015/confgeneral.php


September 9, 2014

DOJ releases video of their Language Access event held February 24, 2014: Providing Language Access in the Courts: Working Together to Ensure Equal Justice.  
 
During the event, the Justice Department provided the Language Access Planning and Technical Assistance Tool for Courts, as well as additional resources designed to aid courts in self-assessing their language access services. Links to the video, planning tool, and other resources are provided below.
 


May 8, 2014

New Family Violence Form: Motion/Order to petition for the appointment of an interpreter at no cost, for DV victims with limited English proficiency: The forms were created pursuant to the Family Violence Act, O.C.G.A. §§ 19-13-1 et seq.  To view the forms, please click here: Petition for the Appointment of an Interpreter at No Cost. The forms are also accessible via the Forms tab on the Commission’s homepage.  

 

 
 
 
 

 

  

 
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