Need vs. deserve

Here’s a question guaranteed to provoke disputes between legal aid and pro bono attorneys. Who should get free legal services — poor people who need them or poor people who deserve them? Need vs. deserve? If you consider this a fair question, are you being judgmental or practical?Most of the clients that pro bono attorneys are asked to represent need and deserve their services. It&rsquo …

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