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Thursday, July 16, 2020

According to the federal Legal Services Corporation’s (LSC) 2017 report, Documenting the Justice Gap in America , when low-income Americans sought help at an LSC-funded legal aid office for a civil...
Sandra Silva, the directing attorney of California Rural Legal Assistance’s Watsonville office, says local filings began to pile up in the days after the city’s ban expired, and will come due when...
Long Beach now has an inclusionary housing policy that will extend to the entire city after the City Council unanimously approved the program, which will require developers to reserve a percentage of...
Scams that have increased since the pandemic include large up-front money payments to companies claiming they can assist homeowners in renegotiating mortgage payments they missed because of COVID...
That $600 unemployment check from the federal government that helped millions of people pay for rent and other critical expenses during the COVID-19 crisis will end a week before most people expected...
The economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic could dramatically raise the number of eviction cases filed in Michigan this year, and the courts, the governor's office, local advocacy groups,...
Although the nonprofit has never stopped making itself available to those who need its services, even during the pandemic, Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania is slowly gearing up to welcome...