In October 1997 the Chief Judge of the State of New York, Judith S. Kaye, appointed a Legal Services Project and charged its members with finding a means of "promot[ing] constancy in the flow of resources for professional legal services organizations so that they may continue their excellent work and serve greater numbers of litigants." At the time of announcing the project, Chief Judge Kaye stated: "A justice system that allows disparities in justice based on the ability to pay is inconsistent with a fundamental principle of our free democratic society - equal justice for all." The Project therefore viewed its mandate as identifying a potential source of permanent state funding for civil legal services programs - one that would be "substantial, stable from year to year, and secure (that is, permanent).
The export option will allow you to export the current search results of the entered query to a file. Different
formats are available for download. To export the items, click on the button corresponding with the preferred download format.
By default, clicking on the export buttons will result in a download of the allowed maximum amount of items.
To select a subset of the search results, click "Selective Export" button and make a selection of the items you want to export.
The amount of items that can be exported at once is similarly restricted as the full export.
After making a selection, click one of the export format buttons. The amount of items that will be exported is indicated in the bubble next to export format.