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Morrow will begin CEO role in Jan. 2016
Public Counsel Announces New President and CEO
Judge Margaret Morrow brings decades of distinguished leadership and service to the helm of nation’s largest pro bono law firm
"It's Complicated": Public Counsel on Expansion of Debt Relief to More Former Students of Corinthian Colleges
Nation's largest pro bono law firm has been working on behalf of Corinthian students for nearly a year
Homeless Individuals in City of Pomona Take Legal Action To Stop City's Seizure and Destruction of Essential Property
The City of Pomona is seizing and destroying homeless people’s IDs, medications, legal documents, and priceless sentimental objects, in blatant violation of clearly established law
Sweeping Settlement Reached On Behalf of Angelenos Whose Rights Were Violated Through Unconstitutional Gang Injunctions
City of LA will invest up to $30 million in job training and expedited process to remove class members from gang injunctions
Historic Class-Action Settlement Will Protect Students from Being Assigned to ''Fake Classes''
California's State Board of Education today approved a settlement in a major education lawsuit brought on behalf of students who lost valuable learning time because they were placed in fake classes that lacked any instructional value.
Landmark Civil Rights Settlement on Behalf of English Learners Affirms State of California Must Ensure Schools Provide English Language Instruction
State agencies agree to establish watchdog system to ensure schools no longer deny English Language instruction to learners, which make up 1/4 of California students
Lawsuit Demands L.A. Area Hospital End "Patient Dumping," Uphold Responsibility for Patient Care and Custody
By failing to stabilize mentally ill homeless man and discharging him to Skid Row against his wishes, hospital violated laws that protect homeless mentally ill patients
Southeast L.A. Cities Students, Families Celebrate Unveiling of New Toddler Play Space at Hollydale Park
New space is an urgently needed resource for Southeast Cities’ kids and families, who suffer from staggering green space deficits and childhood obesity rates among the highest in L.A.
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LA Times: Skid row doctor's care includes finding patients a home
Los Angeles Times
A new County program uses county Department of Health Services money to subsidize rents for the very sick among the county's 39,000 homeless people. Experts call it the nation's most promising initiative to end homelessness.
Los Angeles Times: Activists fear that big-project zoning change would ignore L.A.'s poor
Los Angeles Times
Newly proposed rules meant to smooth the way for vetting big developments in Los Angeles are stirring up alarm among community groups that say the plan doesn't do enough to protect poor households or small businesses from being displaced.
California Health Report: High school students push for playgrounds in small cities southeast of L.A.
California Health Report
A group of high school students from Southeast L.A. County is learning to lobby for green space and greater play opportunities for the area’s youngest children.
Pomona Homeless Residents Take Action To Stop City's Unlawful Practices
Breaking the Cycle: Mentally Disabled Homeless & The L.A. Jails
Cruz v. California: Meaningful Learning Time for California’s Students
Trauma & Learning: A Public Health Crisis
Eva Longoria salutes Public Counsel and Dolores Huerta
Oprah Winfrey Celebrates Elie Wiesel at the William O. Douglas Award
Watch Elie Wiesel's Call for Justice: 'Don't Sleep Well When People Suffer'
President Bill Clinton and Barbra Streisand Celebrate With Public Counsel
Hillary Clinton Salutes Public Counsel and Elie Wiesel
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