NO CUTS to LSC funding for legal aid in current federal budget year – this article details all the budget agreements made in the deal cut this past weekend. Legislature will vote on it this week.
CGRS serves women, children, LGBT, and other refugees fleeing gender-based violence and other harms. These forms of persecution include forced marriage, female genital cutting, human trafficking, forced prostitution, honor killing, domestic violence, child abuse, incest, and rape. An estimated one in three women will be physically and/or sexually abused in her lifetime, a rate that […]
Statewide system relies on outdated stereotypes about women’s capacities and roles, contributing to the feminization of poverty in California and burdening women and families
The East Bay Community Law Clinic releases a report highlighting disparities on the road between Black and Latino communities and wealthier neighborhoods in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Join Worksafe, Street Level Health Project, and Centro Legal de la Raza Thursday, April 28th, 2016 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. for their Workers Memorial Day Event in Downtown Oakland where they will call upon workers, unions, advocates, allies, and government agencies to join them in honoring those who have lost their lives at work. Please come out to show solidarity, mourn for the dead, fight like hell for the living.
Self-help services for family law matters and certain civil cases are available for self-represented Court customers who seek legal information and resources.
Betsy Lee is with the ACCESS Center at the San Francisco Superior Court.