APBCo and LFAA to Mobilize Attorneys to Assist Low-Revenue Tenants Entry Emergency Rental Help Program

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE) – The Association of Pro Bono Counsel (APBCo) and the Law Firm Antiracism Alliance (LFAA) are jointly responding to Attorney General Garland’s call for the legal profession to respond quickly to the housing crisis by preventing evictions and accessing available funds support to low-income tenants through the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP). … Read more

Immigrant Teenagers Really feel Hopeless At Emergency Shelters, Attorneys Say

Immigrant Teens Feel Hopeless At Emergency Shelters, Attorneys Say

Lawyers representing immigrant children imprisoned by the United States on Monday asked a judge to release them from shelters where they feel imprisoned, desperate and hopeless. In a 31-page file, lawyers called on US District Judge Dolly Gee, who oversees a 1997 court settlement that sets the standard for the conditions under which the US … Read more

California Legal professional Normal Points Shopper Alert on Value Gouging Following State of Emergency Declarations in Siskiyou, Lassen, and Plumas Counties As a consequence of Wildfires

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July 18, 2021 – OAKLAND – California Attorney General Rob Bonta issued a consumer warning last Friday after the governor declared a state of emergency for. exclaimed Siskiyou County because of the lava fire and Lassen and Plumas Counties because of the Beckwourth Complex Fire. Both fires destroyed houses, evacuated residents and damaged critical infrastructure. … Read more

Khairuddin’s lawyer to serve Muhyiddin go well with difficult emergency proclamation

Khairuddin (front) filed the originating summons against Muhyiddin on Jan 18. (Photo by Kenny Yap)

KUALA LUMPUR (January 29): An attorney for Datuk Seri Khairuddin Abu Hassan, a loyal supporter of former Prime Minister Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad said he would file his client’s lawsuit against today’s emergency announcement to Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin and the government. This came after Muhammad Rafique Rashid Ali, who represents Khairuddin, was … Read more

Congress Overrides Trump Veto of Protection Invoice that Consists of Tight Constraints on Use of “Emergency” Powers to Divert Navy Building Funds to the Border Wall and Different Tasks

How Biden Can Terminate Trump’s Border Wall Project – And Save Money and Protect Property Rights in the Process –

The Senate today overwhelmingly voted to lift President Trump’s veto of the National Defense Authorization Act, giving Trump the first veto on his term in office. Section 2801 of the Act limits the President’s ability to use “emergency” statements to divert military construction funds for construction in the United States to no more than $ … Read more

Lawyer says consumer on bail instructed to depart emergency housing days earlier than Christmas

Lawyer says client on bail told to leave emergency housing days before Christmas

Stuff A senior lawyer has raised concerns about an apparent change in shelter policy that could result in people being held on bail. People in shelters have been told that a policy change will prevent them from living there just days before Christmas, a senior lawyer said in a letter to the government. Nicola Hansen, … Read more