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Alaska Bar Association provides free legal services on MLK Day
Over 200 served on annual day of service
For the fifth year in a row the Alaska Bar Association hosted a free legal clinic with its project partners the Alaska Court System and Alaska legal Services Corporation.
The program serving hundreds in Anchorage, Fairbanks, and Juneau.
According to the Alaska Supreme Court Civil Access to Justice Task Force Report, approximately 50% of Alaska's 80,000 low-income citizens will face a legal need in any given year.
The Bar Association will hold two more clinics this year, one in late summer and one in the fall.