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We have a serious problem in America.  So serious the most recent World Justice Project Rule of Law Report ranks us 94th out of 113 nations in the world!  We are worse than Zimbabwe and Myanmar. What is the number one justice problem in America? A.  Fundamental Rights of Citizens B.  Order and Security C. …

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George Washington said, “The administration of justice is the firmest pillar of government.”  When that pillar is cracked, democracy itself is in danger.  So what exactly is cracked? The World Justice Project measures successful application of the Rule of Law in 99 countries around the world.  This is important because global acceptance of the rule…

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Hon. Lora J. Livingston is judge of the 261st District Court in Travis County, Texas (Austin).  She has served on the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Standing Committee on the Delivery of Legal Services, and the ABA Standing Committee on Legal Aid and Indigent Defendants (SCLAID).  She currently serves on the ABA Standing Committee on Pro Bono and…

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