March 8, 2017 |
Katy Burnwell Evans
Federal housing officials are conducting a wide-ranging investigation of whether the civil rights of Hopewell public housing residents were violated in two redevelopment projects touted as a win-win for the city and its poor.
Tags: Housing: Public
February 27, 2017 |
As soon as the men stepped onto the opposite sidewalk, a dozen federal agents burst out of the cars, forced them up against a wall, handcuffed them, and interrogated them for at least half an hour.
February 3, 2017 |
The Legal Aid Justice Center, which has been around for a half-century and has had an outpost in Falls Church for nearly two decades.
Tags: Immigration Process
January 29, 2017 |
Charlottesville Newsplex (VA)
The Executive Director of the Legal Aid Justice Center, Mary Bauer, has said that the residents were being banned for racist and unconstitutional reasons.
Tags: Asylum | Immigration Process
November 14, 2016 |
Associated Press (AP)
The U.S. Department of Justice is siding with a lawsuit challenging Virginia's practice of suspending the driver's licenses of people who can't pay court costs and fines.
Tags: Driver's license suspension