December 5, 2017 |
Veterans’ mental health and housing improved when they accessed free legal services in a Veterans Affairs facility, according to a study of veterans in Connecticut and New York City.
Tags: Medical-Legal Partnerships | Veterans
November 22, 2017 |
San Francisco Chronicle
Landlords save money when a tenant departs voluntarily after settling. Also, as the current system favors landlords, the Shriver program makes the eviction process fairer overall.
Tags: Civil Right to Counsel | Housing: Eviction | Housing: Landlord-Tenant
November 16, 2017 |
Congress should act swiftly to approve long overdue legislation introduced Thursday to strengthen the prosecution of sexual assault in the military.
Tags: Sexual Assault | Veterans
October 4, 2017 |
The Louisiana Civil Justice Center, a legal hotline set up after Katrina, will coordinate the pro bono effort to get legal advice to hurricane victims in U.S. territories.
Tags: Disaster Recovery
September 26, 2017 |
Justin Wm. Moyer
The report says that 43 states and the District suspend driver’s licenses because of unpaid fines and fees, trapping people in a “vicious court debt cycle.”
Tags: Driver's license suspension