International Business Times (IB Times)


Online news publication comprising seven national editions and four languages. The publication offers news, opinion, and editorial commentary on business and business-related stories.
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Domestic Violence Victims Could Lose Funding To Hire Lawyers Under Trump Budget

Josh Keefe
International Business Times (IB Times)
March 16, 2017
President Donald Trump released his proposed 2018 federal budget Thursday, and among the many government agencies the budget would eliminate is the Legal Services Corporation (LSC), which helps fund legal representation for victims of domestic violence.

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Baltimore Rent Eviction Crisis: City Overrun By Corrupt Landlords, Study Finds

Aaron Morrison
International Business Times (IB Times)
December 7, 2015
The Charm City's eviction rate emerged from a study by the local Public Justice Center and the Right for Housing Alliance. Among them, 78 percent reported having one or more health or safety threats existing in their homes at the time of their eviction hearing.

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Chain Gang 2.0: If You Can’t Afford This GPS Ankle Bracelet, You Get Thrown In Jail

Eric Markowitz
International Business Times (IB Times)
September 21, 2015
Some states now require people to pay for their own electronic monitoring once they bail out of jail. And if you miss a payment, you better watch out.

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A Rental Named Desire

Catherine Dunn
International Business Times (IB Times)
August 27, 2015
When the levees broke, the floodwaters stripped away much of New Orleans' most affordable rental housing. A decade later, people like Desi Grimes are still struggling to find a home.

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Supreme Court Says Plaintiffs Can Challenge ‘Unconscious Prejudices’ In Fair Housing Case

Catherine Dunn
International Business Times (IB Times)
June 25, 2015
The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled in favor of a decades-old legal tool used to combat housing segregation.



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