Comments for: Cultural differences as important as language when serving immigrants in court, lawyers told

Posted Jan. 26, 2012, at 7:32 p.m.

SOUTH PORTLAND | Providing justice to the state’s growing immigrant population requires more than translators, Maine’s legal community was told Thursday at the 2012 Access to Justice symposium. Cultural competency is just as important, said Judge Fern Fisher, deputy chief administrative judge for New York City courts. Fisher gave …

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