News Story (Ohio)
Crain’s Cleveland Business
September 5, 2019
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Tags: Housing: Right to Counsel
Organizations mentioned/involved: Legal Aid Society of Cleveland
If successfully established, Cleveland would become just the fourth city in the country — behind New York City, San Francisco and Newark, N.J. — with a guaranteed right to counsel. Studies show that would stand to benefit not just the individuals and their families facing eviction, but the wider community and, perhaps counterintuitively, even the real estate market itself.