Battle over Legal Aid Continues

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Sat Dec 21 12:12:01 CST 2002

[ed:  those of you interested in the linkages of community 
organizing and legal aid will find this story of importance.]

From:           	"Peter Dreier" <dreier at>

The battle to save Passaic County Legal Aid (PCLA) in Paterson, 
New Jersey -- one of the nation's most activist legal services 
programs -- continues. Here's an article from yesterday's Herald-
News, Passaic County's largest daily newspaper. It makes clear 
that the state's legal services agency wants to dismantle PCLA 
community-building and community organizing programs.  

Peter Dreier 

[ed:  you can access the article at:

Note the web address probably wraps to two lines.  All of it must 
appear in your browser address window for it to work. ]

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