Crucial changes to court form make it easier for courts to waive fees for indigent litigants

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Recent revisions to court form CV-410 make it easier for indigent litigants to obtain a waiver of court fees and easier for courts to determine whether the litigant is indigent, according to attorney Korey Lundin. In 2010, the form was twice revised in a manner that made it more difficult for courts to make the indigency determination. This article was published in the State Bar of Wisconsin's Inside Track newsletter in July of 2011.

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Published In: Civil Procedure Updates, Constitutional Law Updates, Family Law Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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Korey Lundin
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