The DC Line
June 3, 2020
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Tags: CoronaVirus, COVID-19, Funding - State and Local
Organizations mentioned/involved: Tzedek DC, D.C. Access to Justice Commission (DCAJC)
The author, Ariel Levinson-Waldman, sits on the DC Access to Justice Commission and is the founding director of the nonprofit organization Tzedek DC. In this op-ed he calls for increasing resources for civil legal help, protecting defendants against wrongful default judgments, and ensuring more accountability concerning debt collection practices in DC.