To challenge the current state of court fines and fees in North Carolina and study their disparate impact on minorities. Volunteers will be asked to collect data about court fines and fees in various jurisdictions within North Carolina.

Project Frequency

Ongoing

Project Time Commitment

Time commitment is 2-5 hours per week, sporadically.

Project Location

On-Site

Area of Law

  • Civil Rights
  • Prisoner

Geographic Areas

  • Remote
  • Statewide

Project For

  • Law Student
  • Recent Law School Graduate (Not Yet Licensed)
  • Newly Licensed Attorney
  • Attorney
  • Retired Attorney

Population Served

  • General Low Income
  • Prisoners/Ex-Offenders

Skills to be Developed

  • Legal Research and Writing
  • Training Provided for Project Volunteers
    Yes
  • Volunteers Who Speak an Additional Language Requested for this Project
    No
  • Malpractice Insurance Provided for this Project
    No
  • Mentorship Provided for this Project
    No