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News Story

St. Louis commits $100,000 to Legal Services for vacancy initiative

Jacob Barker
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
February 16, 2018
Looking to chip away at the thousands of abandoned properties throughout the city, the St. Louis Development Corporation agreed Thursday help fund a new attorney at the region’s premier nonprofit legal clinic.


From locked out to homeless, a St. Louis rental tragedy

Tony Messenger
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
September 17, 2017
She was robbed on a Thursday, told to get out on Friday, and locked out of her home, with all of her possessions, by Sunday.

Letter to Editor

Dismayed by attempt to curtail Legal Services Corp.

Greg Campbell
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
March 26, 2017
As an attorney who occasionally performs pro bono work for Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, a local grantee of the agency, I am dismayed by this attempt to kill a highly efficient program that has enjoyed bipartisan support for decades.

News Story

When a nonprofit health system outsources its ER, debt collectors follow

Samantha Liss
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
April 17, 2016
A Post-Dispatch analysis found that CP Medical has filed at least 1,078 lawsuits in St. Louis, St. Louis County and St. Charles County between Dec. 2, 2014, and March 10, 2016.

Letter to Editor

Missourians do not have to lose food stamp benefits

Joel Ferber, Jamie Rodriguez
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
February 20, 2016
While thousands of unemployed childless adults will lose benefits due to recent policy changes i Missouri, it is not true that 58,000 participants must lose benefits.


The importance of equal access to justice for all

Dan Glazier
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
January 15, 2015
Legal Services of Eastern Missouri Executive Director Dan Glazier discusses the importance of access to civil legal aid.

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