50-Year Dash

McMillion, Rhonda
April 2007
ABA Journal;Apr2007, Vol. 93 Issue 4, p66
The article discusses the lobbying efforts of the American Bar Association (ABA) in the U.S. The efforts made by the ABA to preserve federal support for legal services to the poor helped encourage Congress to create the Legal Services Corp. (LSC) in 1974. The LSC is an independent entity charged with channeling money allocated by Congress to local offices around the country that provide civil legal services to the poor.


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