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Revamped Website, Same Great Blog

To our faithful blog followers: The Legal Clinic has launched a revamped website which now hosts our blog. All email subscribers will be automatically transferred over and will continue to receive email notification of new posts. If, however, you view … Continue reading

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In Memoriam

Tomorrow, December 21st, is the Winter Solstice, the first day of winter and the longest night of the year.  It’s also National Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day, a day of observance for those who have passed away while experiencing homelessness. Last … Continue reading

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No Guarantee of Shelter for Homeless Youth in Winter Plan

Last Wednesday, November 13, the Interagency Council on Homelessness convened a special meeting to discuss and vote on the addendum to the District’s Winter Plan that would guide how homeless youth should be served this winter. The Legal Clinic, along … Continue reading

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Major Concerns With Winter Plan for Shelter

The following is testimony delivered by Scott McNeilly at today’s Winter Plan Roundtable. In addition to being a Legal Clinic staff attorney, Scott is also a member of the Interagency Council on Homelessness (ICH) and a member of the ICH’s Operations … Continue reading

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“Why I Do Pro Bono Work”

To cap the end of National Pro Bono Week, The Legal Clinic thanks our amazing volunteers whose hard work and dedication ensures that nearly a thousand low and no income residents in the District are able to access justice each … Continue reading

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