The Online Resource for Massachusetts Poverty Law Advocates

Welcome to, the online poverty law library and collaboration resource for legal services advocates in Massachusetts.

MassLegalServices offers resources and information about legal issues facing lower income Massachusetts residents to legal services advocates and social services professionals. If you are not a lawyer or legal advocate, you will probably find MassLegalHelp more useful.

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Recent Library Content

05/17/2017 - Pauline Quirion
Booklet explaining when guilty pleas or guilty disposition in a case results in the case being a never sealable offense.  
05/16/2017 - DHCD
Handout includes data from DHCD on the range of programs that it operates.
05/17/2017 - MLRI
On May 16, 2017, the Senate Committee on Ways and Means released its budget proposal for fiscal year 2018, Senate 3. MLRI offers this... Read more
05/16/2017 - JNJ
List of important pending criminal justice reform bills
05/16/2017 - Pauline Quiriin
This bill would help countless people with criminal records get jobs and housing.

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