Tag: housing eviction

Montana Panel Finds Residents Expect Lawyers In Civil Actions, But Don’t Get One

After months of community meetings, a Montana panel has found (among other things) “… that low- to moderate-income Montanans most often face legal crises stemming from housing problems, custody disputes, domestic violence, and debt collection. These issues are… Read More

‘Civil Gideon’ Finding Support From NYC Council

The New York Times continues to cover the Big Apple’s efforts to provide some level of ‘civil Gideon’ to residents facing housing evictions. The term refers to providing civil representation in some cases, usually immigration and family law… Read More