Welcome to VoicesforCivilJustice.org — Civil legal aid advocates, use this site to improve your messaging and cement a national identity for civil legal aid. You can also read tips to accomplish common media tasks, and see a sample story bank. Finally, this site compiles and organizes past examples of media coverage that shows how civil legal aid helps ensure fairness in America’s justice system.
Collect and tell stories of the clients and practitioners who show how to fix the civil justice crisis.
Khabirah Myers, Newark Office of Tenant Legal Services Coordinator, discusses the eviction situation in Newark during coronavirus.
Most tenants facing eviction go to court without a lawyer
Read more about how civil legal aid protects homes
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