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Recent Library Content

06/22/2018 - Hon. Douglas Wilkins
This is a declaratory judgment decision in two companion cases filed in Suffolk Superior Court, Maas v. Sudders and Hirvi v. Sudders, by 2... Read more
07/12/2017 - Nancy Lorenz
This is a redacted Complaint seeking judicial review of the Board of Hearings final action denying the appellant's motion to vacate the... Read more
09/10/2018 - Social Security Administration
On August 17 2018, Social Security  again sent out a notice and informational brochure to SSI beneficiaries (and their representative... Read more
09/05/2018 - MLRI
With the recent update to TAFDC Clothing Allowance for children, MLRI created a flier with the newly implemented changes that will be... Read more
08/24/2018 - DTA
Housing Authority documents offer clients an easy and expedited way to verify their medical expenses for SNAP purposes, as they have... Read more

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