State Bar, Advocates For Domestic Abuse Victims Criticize Trump Plan.
News Story (Wisconsin)
Wisconsin Public Radio
April 6, 2017
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Tags: Funding: Federal
Organizations mentioned/involved: Legal Services Corporation (LSC), Legal Action of Wisconsin
In Wisconsin, about $5 million dollars helps Legal Action of Wisconsin, and Wisconsin Judicare handle about 12,000 cases per year.
State Bar of Wisconsin President Fran Deisinger said the money brings justice.
“Whether that’s an eviction prevented, or a restraining order obtained, or a medical bill resolved. These aren’t situations where people are getting something they don’t deserve, or don’t need,” Deisinger said.