Appendix H: Sources of Legal Support

Below is a short list of other organizations working on prison issues, mainly with a legal focus. When writing to these groups, please remember a few things:

Below is a short list of other organizations working on prison issues, mainly with a legal focus. When writing to these groups, please remember a few things: Write simply and specifically, but don’t try and write like you think a lawyer would. Be direct in explaining yourself and what you are looking for. It is […]

You have already learned that the Federal judiciary is broken into districts.  Some states have more than one district, and, confusingly, some districts also have more than one division, or more than one courthouse. We have compiled the following list of District Courts to help you figure out where to send your complaint.  Find your […]