TITLE

50-Year Dash

AUTHOR(S)
McMillion, Rhonda
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
ABA Journal;Apr2007, Vol. 93 Issue 4, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
24702783

 

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