TITLE

Pittsburgh NAACP Law Clinic

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Crisis (15591573);Summer2008, Vol. 115 Issue 3, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the partnership between the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and Duquesne University School of Law to assist the branch in answering and investigating racial discrimination complaints. Under the supervision of licensed attorneys on staff at the law school, students train NAACP board members on how complaints will be processed, conduct client counseling, draft memos and perform other legal services.
ACCESSION #
37793942

 

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