State budget should support legal aid

Op-Ed (Ohio)

State budget should support legal aid

May 27, 2018 | Jack D’Aurora | Columbus Dispatch
Remarkably, the state of Ohio contributes nothing to legal aid. The Ohio Supreme Court’s Task Force recommended in 2015 that the Ohio General Assembly fund the cost of the 120 legal-aid attorneys and support staff who were laid off because of declining funds.
Tags: Funding: Federal | Funding: State & Local

The Fight for Civil Legal Aid

Feature (Washington)

The Fight for Civil Legal Aid

May 27, 2018 | Natalie Breymeyer | Klipsun Magazine
Low-income residents find themselves unsure of how to deal with civil cases, but attorneys in Bellingham are dedicated to providing them with legal aid.
Tags: Funding: Federal | Funding: State & Local

Support civil legal aid program

Letter to Editor (Massachusetts)

Support civil legal aid program

April 19, 2018 | Marijane Benner Browne | WickedLocal.com (Eastern Massachusetts)
When these people encounter noncriminal legal problems like elder abuse or scams, home foreclosure, or the denial of veterans health care benefits, civil legal aid lawyers can help.
Tags: Funding: State & Local