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Homeless Veterans and the Challenge of Parking Citations

My client, “Daisy,” had slept in her car every day for three years while she looked for housing. One day, she woke up to find a parking citation. At the time, this citation was the least of Daisy’s concerns. She was more focused on surviving in the streets on only $133 per month, her service-connected […]

A New Beginning

I’m a brand new lawyer who just passed the bar and here I am at Mental Health Advocacy Services in charge of a new veterans’ legal services project.  As an Equal Justice Works AmeriCorps Veterans Legal Fellow, I work exclusively with veterans facing housing loss, debt, public benefits denial, and tickets, fines, and warrants. Beginning my […]