CPCS Board Meetings 2015

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts Committee for Public Counsel Services 44 Bromfield Street, Boston, MA 02108-4909 TEL: (617) 482-6212 FAX: (617) 988-8495 ANTHONY J. BENEDETTI CHIEF COUNSEL 2015 COMMITTEE MEETING DATES All meetings will held on the 3rd week of the month Alternating between Tuesday and Wednesday Beginning at 5:30 p.m. January 20 (Tuesday) February 17 […]

Lawmakers urged to act on inadequate pay for bar advocates

Columnist Yvonne Abraham got it right when she wrote that, while judges and police officers have received raises, nobody seems to be concerned with the woefully low pay of the lawyers who toil in our criminal justice system (“A salary that’s hard to defend,” Metro, May 22). Unfortunately, Abraham herself overlooks the thousands of private […]

House of Representatives Rejects Middlesex County Pilot Program

Your calls helped MACAA score major victory! At approximately 8:40 p.m. Wednesday night, the House of Representatives adopted a consolidated Judiciary and Public Safety Amendment to the House Committee on Ways and Means proposed FY 2014 State Budget (H.3400). I am most pleased to inform you that that consolidated amendment included Amendment No. 334, sponsored […]

Massachusetts Association of Court Appointed Attorneys News

Dear Colleagues: Please Make Your Voice Count and Join Present MACAA Officers and Board Members at our Annual Meeting: October 27, 2012 at 10 AM to 12 Noon Sheraton Framingham, Mass Pike Exit 12 To Route 9 West · 1657 Worcester Road · Framingham, MA 01701 We had great attendance at our last Annual Meeting […]