Albany Times Union

American daily newspaper, serving the Capital Region of New York, United States. Although the newspaper focuses on Albany and its suburbs, it covers all parts of the four-county area, including the cities of Troy, Schenectady and Saratoga Springs.
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Primary geographic focus: New York
Organization type(s): Media



Commentary: Suspending bed-hold policy will save lives during pandemic

Allison Green
Albany Times Union
May 26, 2020

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Advocates implore Cuomo to fund immigrant legal services

Rebecca Carballo
Albany Times Union
January 29, 2020
In previous years, the Cuomo Administration has touted funding for an initiative that provides free legal services to immigrants across New York state. However, funding for the program is nowhere to be found on the governor's recently released 2021 draft budget.

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State expands legal aid for detained immigrants facing deportation

Mallory Moench
Albany Times Union
February 17, 2019
Immigration attorneys in the Capital Region applaud the project but say that it stops short of providing legal aid for immigrants who aren't facing deportation or who aren't detained.


The Legal Project helps Capital Region residents who can’t afford an attorney

Brianna Snyder
Albany Times Union
May 9, 2017
Cases taken by the nonprofit range from domestic violence to bankruptcy.

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Former Judge Lippman expects Congress to restore legal aid

Robert Gavin
Albany Times Union
April 3, 2017
Lippman says he expects Congress to restore funds cut by Trump's budget.

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