News Story (Michigan)
February 21, 2019
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Tags: Civil Right to Counsel, Housing: Eviction
Organizations mentioned/involved: Lakeshore Legal Aid (MI)
The “Detroit Eviction Right To Counsel Summit” will be held March 12 and include local and national experts along with tenants facing evictions. They are expected to lay out the costs and benefits of adopting a program similar to one established two years ago in New York City.
The summit’s sponsors are a collection of more than 20 organizations, including the State Bar of Michigan, the ACLU of Michigan, several Michigan laws schools and Ford Motor Co., organizers said.