Blog Calendar

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Legal Aid Chicago said Tuesday it's suing the court clerk, saying her office isn’t meeting its legal duty to provide orders of protection to domestic violence victims immediately after they’re...
Advocacy groups say more landlords are violating the emergency eviction ban that's meant to keep people housed and safe during this public health crisis. A group of advocates for tenants held a press...
Housing advocates are working to connect Cleveland residents facing eviction with resources and legal representation as courts continue hearings. The Legal Aid Society has helped about 29 people...
On Wednesday, July 31, Co-Chair of the Legal Services Corporation Emerging Leaders Council Kristen Sonday sat down with Bob Ambrogi for his Law Insights program on Litera TV. Kristen Sonday is the co...
With Congress deadlocked on a new coronavirus relief package, a moratorium on evictions in federally backed housing expired last week. The moratorium covered more than twelve million households or...
According to a study by the consulting firm Stout, over 40% of California’s renters are currently unable to pay their full rent and are at risk of eviction. In San Diego, with its already elevated...
The avalanche of evictions that’s been imminent during months of economic standstill is picking up speed, and it’s headed to the doorsteps of millions of Americans . Few rules govern what information...
Ohio tenants are increasingly unable to afford their rent, and while the pandemic has amplified it, managing attorney at The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland, Abigail Staudt said this problem isn’t new...
With Congress deadlocked on a new coronavirus relief package, a moratorium on evictions in federally backed housing expired last week. The moratorium covered more than 12 million households, or about...
The CARES Act Moratorium, designed to provide relief for renters during the pandemic, ended July 24. Now, tenants have 30 days from when their notice was given to pay their rent or face eviction. “...