Handbook to help people help themselves in Mass. courts
Monday, March 27, 2006
- Organization: Boston.com News
This article announces that the Massachusetts courts have developed a how-to handbook for people who choose to represent themselves in court. It will be made available on the Web and at public libraries, Supreme Judicial Court Chief Justice Margaret Marshall said on Saturday, April 1, 2006. According to the article, "the handbook will advise people about "courtroom demeanor, personnel and procedure," stated the chief Justice, as well explaining the benefits of hiring a lawyer.