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July 2019 Newsletter: Knowledge is Power

Knowledge is power. At LACLJ, we know that the communities we serve are often not aware of their rights or options when it comes to legal services, public benefits or ICE enforcement. As a result, we conduct outreach and provide trainings and presentations to help...

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June 2019 Newsletter

This month, we would like to take some time to highlight the incredible work made possible by our dedicated volunteers who help advance our mission of securing justice for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Whether they are filing an appeal for the...

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March 2019 Newsletter

We are super proud to spotlight in this newsletter the work of LACLJ’s family law team. LACLJ has long provided family law services to survivors of domestic violence. The practice significantly expanded in 2011 when LACLJ secured funding, under the Sargent Shriver...

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February 2019 Newsletter

California is one of the nation's top four destination states for trafficking and 75% of trafficking victims are women and girls. LACLJ's wrap-around services help survivors access community resources and leverage legal remedies to create a new future for them and...

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September 2018 Newsletter

Jessica and her mother had been living in the US as undocumented immigrants for twelve years when her mom decided to return to her home country, Mexico. Read more.

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HALO Announcement

LACLJ is pleased to announce that The Carl & Roberta Deutsch Foundation has selected LACLJ and pro bono volunteer Michael Holecek as one of its 2017 HALO Award winners! The HALO Award comes with a grant to support LACLJ’s volunteer program and a personal award to...

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August 2017 Newsletter

In the treacherous streets of Guatemala, there are few options for survival. Even the most fortunate boys can be swept into a life of violence at a young age. LACLJ client Andres faced particularly difficult barriers. At the age of four, Andres’ father abandoned him...

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