Virus Lights Fire Under Eviction Right To Counsel Movement

News Story (NATIONAL)

Natalie Rodriguez
August 16, 2020
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Tags: Coronavirus, COVID-19, Housing: Eviction

Organizations mentioned/involved: National Coalition for a Civil Right to Counsel (NCCRC), National Legal Aid & Defender Association (NLADA), American Bar Association (ABA)


The ongoing pandemic has put new urgency behind a nascent movement pushing to give tenants facing eviction a right to counsel, advocates say.