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2017 General News

December

The problem with prisons in America

Judge Orders Total Lead Paint Clean-Up (CT)

  • By: New Haven Independent
  • 12/07/2017
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“A black hole of due process” in New Mexico

  • By: New Mexico In Depth
  • 12/01/2017
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November

Trump turns his back on Haitian quake refugees

  • By: SocialistWorker.org
  • 11/29/2017
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ICE’s Courthouse Arrests Undercut Democracy

  • By: The New York Times
  • 11/26/2017
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The Failure of New York's Bail Law

Do-It-Yourself for the Legal Industry

  • By: The Regulatory Review
  • 11/21/2017
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DREAMers File Suit Seeking DACA Extension (VA)

  • By: Legal Aid Justice Center
  • 11/21/2017
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BLJ: UB Law clinic to offer hurricane relief (NY)

  • By: Buffalo Business First
  • 11/13/2017
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Legal Aid office reopens in Boone (NC)

October

Domestic Violence Awareness Month underscores need for legal aid (WA)

  • By: Washington State Governor's Office
  • 10/30/2017
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How Free Legal Help Can Prevent Evictions

BLJ: Pro bono cases help area’s neediest (NY)

  • By: Buffalo Law Journal
  • 10/23/2017
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LA considers lifting criminal penalties for park vendors (CA)

  • By: Southern California Public Radio
  • 10/11/2017
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Pro Bono Programs, Spurred by Posner, Should Grow

  • By: New Jersey Law Journal
  • 10/09/2017
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PLI Launches New Pro Bono Practice Area Site

  • By: Practising Law Institute (PLI)
  • 10/03/2017
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Juvenile immigration case backlog grows in Nevada

  • By: Las Vegas Review-Journal
  • 10/02/2017
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September

TOPA: Protection or extortion? (DC)

  • By: The Washington Blade
  • 09/30/2017
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South Dakota Swaps Lawyers for Tablets in Prisons

  • By: Courthouse News Service
  • 09/29/2017
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Legal-Aid Groups Fight for Texans’ Disaster Relief

  • By: Courthouse News Service
  • 09/29/2017
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Asylum Seekers Sue ICE Over Prolonged Detention

  • By: Courthouse News Service
  • 09/28/2017
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Founder, legal group dispute funding (TX)

  • By: The Brownsville Herald
  • 09/23/2017
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FREE RESOURCES AVAILABLE FOR DACA RENEWAL (IL)

  • By: Illinois Legal Aid Online
  • 09/20/2017
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OHA and Ka Huli Ao continue initiative to serve the Native Hawaiian Community (HI)

  • By: University of Hawai‘i at Manoa William S. Richardson School of Law
  • 09/18/2017
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Justice for all: Legal aid deserves support (AK) (Opinion)

  • By: Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
  • 09/16/2017
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Free post-Irma legal assistance available (FL)

  • By: Cape Coral Daily Breeze
  • 09/13/2017
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August

Automatic Voter Registration Becomes Law in Illinois (IL)

  • By: Brennan Center for Justice
  • 08/28/2017
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July

Clinic Provides Seniors Free Legal Help

Seattle approves additional funding for immigrant and refugee families (WA)

  • By: The Daily of the University of Washington
  • 07/26/2017
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ABA tool highlights veterans’ legal issues

  • By: The Indiana Lawyer
  • 07/26/2017
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Our Opinion: The price of justice

New center breeds hope

State Bar Urges Congress to Boost LSC Funding

  • By: New York Law Journal
  • 07/13/2017
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Civil legal aid getting no increase in budget

  • By: Worcester Business Journal
  • 07/10/2017
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Legal Knowledge Gardening and Civil Justice Engineering (Blog)

  • By: Richard Zorza's Access to Justice Blog
  • 07/03/2017
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How to best fit pro bono into your law practice

  • By: American Bar Association
  • 07/01/2017
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June

Legislature could whack legal aid for the needy (NC)

  • By: The Charlotte Observer
  • 06/21/2017
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Opinion: Support Legal Aid services

  • By: Burlington Free Press
  • 06/16/2017
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Opinion: Support Legal Aid services (VT)

Our Turn: The importance of civil legal aid (NH)

  • By: New Hampshire Concord Monitor
  • 06/11/2017
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In support of legal services

  • By: New Hampshire Business Review
  • 06/09/2017
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Local attorneys providing free legal aid (WY)

  • By: The Sheridan Press
  • 06/08/2017
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Class of 2017 Sets Two New Pro Bono Records

  • By: George Washington University
  • 06/08/2017
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NYC Family Court Goes All Digital (NY)

  • By: New York Law Journal
  • 06/05/2017
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Equal justice at risk

Del. Judiciary Names New Court Administrator

  • By: Delaware Law Weekly
  • 06/01/2017
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May

Pro Bono Work Makes Me a Better Attorney

  • By: Daily Report (ALM)
  • 05/31/2017
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Legal Aid on Public Access Television

  • By: Making Justice Real
  • 05/31/2017
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The Veterans Consortium Announces 5,000th Case

  • By: PR Newswire/The Veterans Consortium
  • 05/30/2017
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A Vision of an Integrated Service-Delivery System

  • By: Legal Services Corporation
  • 05/09/2017
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The LSC – Pro Bono Net – Microsoft Statewide ATJ Portal

  • By: Richard Zorza's Access to Justice Blog
  • 05/08/2017
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April

Why General Counsel Oppose Trump's Legal Services Cuts

  • By: The National Law Journal
  • 04/03/2017
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March

Why General Counsel Oppose Trump's Legal Services Cuts

  • By: The National Law Journal
  • 03/29/2017
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February

Support Immigrants in Two Easy Steps

January

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Volunteer Week 2018

In honor of National Volunteer Week 2018, which took place April 15-21, Pro Bono Net would like to extend our gratitude to the thousands of volunteer lawyers who make a huge difference for those in need. Read our press release thanking volunteer lawyers across the country.

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