Berry to Host Town Hall Meeting to Discuss Civil Needs of Low-Income Arkansans

MAY 24, 2006 - Posted at 11:19 a.m. CST

JONESBORO, AR - First District Congressman Marion Berry and state Supreme Court Justice Annabelle Clinton Imber will be among those in Jonesboro on May 30 for a town hall meeting to address the "civil legal needs of low-income Arkansans."

Set for 6 p.m. next Tuesday at the The Huntington (community) Building at 900 West Monroe Street, the forum will also feature Arkansas Bar Associaton president A. Glenn Vasser, and Judge Jim Spears of the 12th Judicial District.

The Arkansas Access to Justice Commission was etablished by the Arkansas Supreme Court in order to examine and propose methods of addressing the civil legal needs of low income Arkansans.

Tuesday's meeting is one four such town hall forums planned in each of the state's congressional districts.