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CONTENT FROM THIS SOURCENews Story
Eviction Filings by Big Landlords Surged After Trump Issued BanPatrick Clark, Prashant Gopal
September 14, 2020
The Worst for U.S. Renters and Apartment Owners Is Yet to ComeNoah Buhayar
July 24, 2020
General Counsel Request More Funding for Legal Services Corp.Melissa Heelan Stanzione
April 29, 2019
This is the third year in a row that the Trump administration has threatened to defund LSC, the nation’s single largest sponsor of civil legal aid, despite bipartisan support for the group.
Las Vegas Victims Must Now Wrestle With Bills, Banks, and BossesPolly Mosendz
October 6, 2017
Lawyers offer free help with the everyday issues as well as settling the affairs of 59 people murdered in America’s latest gun massacre.
Saving Legal Services Corp’s Funding: Inside The BattleGabe Friedman
May 5, 2017
President Trump is expected to release his budget for the next fiscal year in late May, and then Congress will have an appropriations process and during which time LSC’s funding level will be determined.
Making a Goal Line Stand for Legal AidStephen Poor
March 15, 2017
It is rare that the Big Law community comes together over issues. The fact that over 150 firms have done so should send a message underlining the importance we place on this issue.
Trump to Cut Legal Aid, Lawyers Doubt Congress Will ApproveGabe Friedman
March 16, 2017
Jim Sandman, president of the Legal Services Corp., said he expects Congress will ignore Trump’s budget and grant his organization’s full request for $502.7 million.
Banks Can’t Wait to Wipe This Complaints DatabaseShahien Nasiripour
February 8, 2017
A seemingly benign catalogue of consumer complaints is one of banks' biggest gripes.
How to Solve the Housing Crisis: More LawyersPatrick Clark
April 8, 2016
Cities could save millions of dollars in tax revenue by helping renters fight landlords.
How Making Eviction Easier Became a Hot New IndustryPatrick Clark
February 23, 2016
The high eviction volume has led to an industry that makes eviction easier. But this is hurting low-income communities across the country.
LSC’s James Sandman: We Need Technology & ParaprofessionalsMonica Bay
July 31, 2015
Q&A with Legal Services Corporation president James Sandman about solutions and trends in civil justice.
Washington State Experiments with Legal TechniciansBloomberg
June 29, 2015
Article about the legal technicians program in Washington state.
Grab the Rent Receipts, Duck the Scams: Activists Rush to Help People Qualify for Obama Immigration PlanEsme E. Deprez
November 22, 2014
How groups are advising undocumented people how to take advantage of Barack Obama's executive action on immigration reform.
Obamacare Regular Enrollment Closes for 2014 Health PlansAlex Wayne
Bloomberg Businessweek, Bloomberg
June 6, 2014
The offices of the Legal Aid Society were “packed,” said John Foley, a supervising attorney for the group, a government-designated navigator for the law.
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