11 Aug '11, 1am

Republicans Look To Kill Legal Aid | Care2 Causes

Republicans Look To Kill Legal Aid | Care2 Causes

As the economy continues to slide and the working poor struggle to hold on to what precious public and private benefits they still have left, legal services corporations have swollen with clients seeking help. It makes sense then that Republicans want to defund them . Legal services corporations operate as private, nonprofit corporations that promote equal access to justice and provides grants for civil legal assistance to low income Americans. LSC distributes about 95 percent of its total funding to 136 independent nonprofit legal aid programs. LSC attorneys are limited in the types of cases they are allowed to take. LSC programs assist victims of domestic violence, help establish guardianships for children without parents, help resolve landlord-tenant disputes, evictions, provide foreclosure assistance and bankruptcy assistance. LSC attorneys can also help secure disabil...

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