December 5, 2017 |
Veterans’ mental health and housing improved when they accessed free legal services in a Veterans Affairs facility, according to a study of veterans in Connecticut and New York City.
Tags: Medical-Legal Partnerships | Veterans
November 27, 2017 |
New Yorkers who have not been convicted of a crime in the past 10 years can seek to have up to two prior convictions sealed, making it easier to apply for jobs.
Tags: Criminal Records | Expungement / Record Sealing
November 14, 2017 |
John Paul Brammer
The New York Immigrant Family Unity Project (NYIFUP) is an ongoing effort to guarantee legal representation for detained low-income immigrants.
Tags: Deportation | Immigration Process
November 10, 2017 |
New York Times (NYT)
Dozens of young immigrants mailed renewal forms weeks before they were due. But their paperwork was delayed in the mail and then denied for being late.
Tags: Immigration Process