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A Fairer Evictions Court

Steve Volk
Philadelphia Citizen
November 6, 2019
Proposed legislation would provide free lawyers for Philly tenants at risk of evictions, similar to how defendants are guaranteed counsel in criminal court. Could it help even the playing field here, as it has in New York City?

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Hire More Lawyers. Save More Money

Alex Braden
Philadelphia Citizen
November 28, 2018
You wouldn’t expect that hiring a bunch more lawyers could actually help a city save money, but that’s exactly what a new report on Philadelphia’s intractable eviction crisis concluded.

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