Queens Daily Eagle

A daily print newspaper covering Queens communities, Queens politics and the Queens legal justice system.
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Primary geographic focus: New York
Organization type(s): Media



Civil Court Help Center staff dedicate themselves to legal assistance

Rachel Vick
Queens Daily Eagle
February 13, 2020
For many court visitors, legal assistance is not guaranteed and the process is daunting. Many people come in with questions and without counsel. The court’s Help Center offers services to help bridge that gap as part of the state’s Access to Justice program.

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After ‘public charge’ setback, advocates urge immigrants to seek legal guidance

Emma Whitford
Queens Daily Eagle
January 28, 2020
Immigrants’ rights advocates in New York urged noncitizen families to seek legal advice Tuesday, following a setback in the fight to block the federal government’s so-called “public charge rule.”

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Non-English speakers struggle to have their voices heard in housing court

Phineas Rueckert
Queens Daily Eagle
July 11, 2019
The Eagle accompanied Queens Legal Services Tenant Rights Coalition supervising attorney Catherine Barreda through the Civil Courthouse Thursday to understand the challenges that non-English speaking individuals encounter in the court system.

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