The Homeless Persons Representation Project (HPRP) and The Office of Public Interest (OPI) invite students to assist with expungement intakes through our pro bono service project. 87 more words
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Interns will assist attorneys with a variety of research, writing, and advocacy projects as part of our efforts to remedy problems faced by low-income immigrants and support state and local advocacy in favor of immigrant integration and against anti-immigrant measures. 135 more words
New Website Connects Lawyers, Non-Profits, by Barco 2.0: Law Library Reference
A new website called, appropriately, Lawyer/Nonprofit Connect was launched recently. The site is designed to enable nonprofit organizations to easily find interested lawyers to serve on their boards, and conversely, lawyers to easily find nonprofit boards on which to serve. . . .
“Today, the current deficiencies in our indigent defense system and the gaps in legal services for the poor and middle class constitute not just a problem, but a crisis. 330 more words
Part of how I’m trying to show some relevance of my law degree to the primary curriculum is by going into schools and teaching Year 6 classes about how the criminal justice system works, what people’s rights and responsibilities are and how actions have consequences. 499 more words