• Florida Bar Foundation makes $781,000 in disaster legal aid grants

    Attorney Meena Jagannath, co-founder of Community Justice Project, speaks at a press conference held by…


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  • Hurricane Harvey Legal Aid Funds established

    Hurricane Harvey Disaster Fund Information: Texas Access to Justice Foundation The Louisiana Bar FoundationFrom the Texas Access to Justice Foundation: Legal aid provides the calm after the storm.  Texans are reeling from Hurricane Harvey.  After the storm subsides and the water recedes the exhaustion of survival will be met by the harrowing realization that their journey back to normalcy is only just beginning.  The daunting work of putting their lives back together will require interaction with myriad governmental agencies and private businesses in order to interpret their rights to services and financial assistance.  At times, it will feel hopeless.  After a disaster, Legal Aid helps put lives back together by providing: Read More


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