Duke Law School Civil Justice Clinic

Partnership between Duke Law and Legal Aid of North Carolina (LANC). Students directly represent clients in matters relating to housing, benefits, and protection from domestic violence, among others.
Link to organization

Primary geographic focus: North Carolina
Organization type(s): Law School, Provider


News Story

Eviction ‘crisis’ in Durham: What will it take to fix it?

Dawn Baumgartner Vaughan
Herald-Sun (Durham, NC)
April 19, 2018
A pilot program, the Durham Eviction Diversion Program, has started to make a dent.


‘It Does Something to Your Soul When Everyone Losing Their Homes Looks Like You’

Max Blau
May 24, 2018
In Durham, a young lawyer raised in public housing teaches elite law students to save poor people from eviction.

News Story

Durham eviction crisis: What the city’s going to spend on it

Dawn Baumgartner Vaughan
Herald-Sun (Durham, NC)
May 31, 2018
The City Council voted to provide $200,000 for two lawyers and a paralegal. The money will help the program serve twice as many clients.

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