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by Mindy Aguon

Guam - Self-represented litigants kiosks will be unveiled on Wednesday morning as the Unified Courts and Guam Legal Services Corporation attempt to provide everyone with equal access to justice.  The kiosks will provide court-approved forms and other online resources for those individuals who are unable to afford an attorney. 

Three computer terminals will be available allowing self represented litigants to generate simple court forms.  The project was funded through a Legal Services Corporation Technology Initiatives Grant.  The main kiosk is located near the Clerks Division inside the courthouse in Hagatna, and additional kiosks are planned for other locations in the community as well.

A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held on Wednesday morning.

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