Funding

Last month, Chief Justice Harold Melton of the Supreme Court of Georgia declared a statewide judicial emergency, essentially grinding the wheels of justice to a temporary halt, except for matters...
Throughout Wisconsin and in Dane County, legal aid providers such as Legal Action of Wisconsin, the Legal Aid Society, Judicare, the Dane County Bar Association, as well as the State Bar of Wisconsin...
Legal aid received another $50 million boost in funding as part of the new economic stimulus bill passed by the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday, but while the measure is expected to stall in...
Legal Services Corporation President Ronald S. Flagg said COVID-19 hit legal aid programs and their clients with a "triple whammy" of shifting to remote work, growing requests for help, and shrinking...
House Democrats proposed more than $1 billion in additional spending to address the coronavirus outbreak in the nation’s prisons in a new relief bill unveiled Tuesday. The bill would also provide...
On May 1, The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland was awarded $2.25 million by the Cleveland Foundation to support housing stability for low-income and vulnerable people. The new funds from the Cleveland...
In light of the COVID-19 public health emergency, the Indianapolis Bar Foundation earlier this month implemented a new fund called the Crisis Empowerment Grant Program. The fund’s goal is to put...
Indiana Legal Services will be receiving a booster shot of just over $1 million as part of the additional $50 million in funding Congress allotted to legal aid providers across the country during the...
On Monday, Massachusetts Rep. Lori Trahan announced that Community Legal Aid and Northeast Legal Aid would receive $398,685 in funding. Northeast Legal Aid, which has offices in Lawrence and Lowell,...
Rep. Nita Lowey announced $235,892 in funding for Legal Services of the Hudson Valley through the Legal Services Corporation. "This pandemic has created chaos and will significantly increase the need...

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