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Commonwealth v. Amanda L. Fay

04/11/2022 - Appeals Court
Unpublished Appeals Court opinion in a criminal case involving "man in the house" issues. The Appeals Court reversed a judgment against a... Read more

Working Toward Equal Justice: Addressing the Challenges of Implicit Bias, Racial Anxiety, and Stereotype Threat for Legal Aid Lawyers

05/09/2018 - Rachel D. Godsil, Director of Research and Co-founder, Perception Institute, and Dushaw Hockett, Executive Director, Safe Places for the Advancement of Community and Equity (SPACEs)
Legal aid and legal services lawyers are on the front lines in an increasingly hostile environment for poor people and people of color.... Read more

Public Charge -Updated Govt Websites

06/01/2022 - USCIS, EOHHS, Health Connector
Updated USCIS Resource Page on Public Charge https://www.uscis.gov/green-card/green-card-processes-and-procedures/pub... Mass EOHHS page... Read more

OP ED-- Let's end criminal record penalty--and save money too

11/12/2021 - David Siegal, Robert Cordy, Crispin Birnbaum, Pauline Quirion
  This is an op ed in favor of automatic criminal and juvenile record sealing and other improvements that can be made by pending... Read more

OLGT 2022-44: Cross Programs: EBT Safeguards

06/09/2022 - DTA
Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) cards are the primary way clients access DTA benefits. Clients set up a unique Personal... Read more