Free attorneys, prolonged ban on evictions thought-about | Information

Free attorneys, extended ban on evictions considered | News

Washington State Journal An extension of the eviction moratorium for another two years and free lawyers for tenants at risk of eviction are proposed in a new bill that landlords say would decimate their industry. “Our goal is to reconcile the needs of the state, but also to avoid crises,” said Senator Christine Rolfes, D-Kitsap … Read more

Evictions throughout pandemic might improve unfold of COVID-19: Waterloo area lawyer

Evictions during pandemic could increase spread of COVID-19: Waterloo region lawyer

A lawyer in the Waterloo area speaks out against ongoing evictions of tenants during the pandemic, fearing it will increase the spread of COVID-19. According to Kristen Thompson, an attorney for the Waterloo Region Community Legal Services, which provides services to low-income community members, there were 196 households in the Waterloo area subjected to eviction … Read more

Charlottesville-based lawyer discusses combating evictions, new help from Congress

Charlottesville-based lawyer discusses fighting evictions, new assistance from Congress

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA. (WVIR) – As state and state governments take action, more people are expected to keep the roof over their heads a little longer. But a lot of people are still facing evictions, and that has lawyers working hard during the holiday season. Usually the week between Christmas and New Years is a time … Read more