How can remote proceedings increase access to justice for court users in rural communities? Much of the discussion about remote proceedings and rural justice has focused on the digital divide. However, remote proceedings when used strategically can help improve access to justice in rural communities, including reducing geographic barriers to attending court and improving access to attorneys. This webinar is an opportunity to spark ideas about how rural courts can leverage remote proceedings.
Moderator: Mark C. Palmer, Chief Counsel, Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism
Honorable Donna J. Mowrer, Chief Judge, Ninth Judicial District New Mexico
Kathryn Genthon, Senior Court Research Analyst, National Center for State Courts