Idaho Legal Aid Services' Idaho Falls Office Presented with Liberty Bell Award
Idaho Falls, ID -- On May 2nd 2012, the Idaho Legal Aid Services' Idaho Falls Service Office was presented with the Liberty Bell Award by the 7th District Bar Association in appreciation for service to the legal community of Idaho Falls.
The Liberty Bell Award is given to acknowledge outstanding community service by a person or persons who have: (1) Promoted better understanding of the rule of law; (2) Encouraged a greater respect for law and the courts; (3) Stimulated a sense of civic responsibility; and (4) Contributed to good government in the community.
Generally, the recipient of the Liberty Bell Award is a layperson, but the award can also go to a lawyer or a judge in the right circumstances. Also, the award is sometimes given to an organization, rather than an individual.