Alabama

Desperate residents in Alabama in recent weeks resorted to camping out overnight outside of buildings where they hoped to meet with unemployment staff who could help them. Experts say that many of...
In response to COVID-19 challenges, Legal Services Alabama expanded the capacity of its statewide call center and created a disaster relief hotline. At the same time, LSA has created daily Facebook...
When Alabama Governor Kay Ivey issued a stay-at-home order for the state, it came with a temporary halt on evictions. However, a Huntsville-based lawyer says she’s been getting calls from tenants...
On Friday, April 3, Alabama Governor Kay Ivey issued a proclamation to prevent law enforcement officers from removing tenants from their homes. It grants temporary relief from foreclosures and...
The first contact an organization has with prospective clients is through the intake process. It is important that the organization's intake system be welcoming to applicants, foster confidence in services, accurately identify the applicant's legal needs, and promptly determine the assistance to be provided.
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The Smiths*, an Alabama family, were falling behind on their mortgage payments. Mrs. Smith, a cancer patient, could not work because of her illness. They turned to the Anniston office of Legal...