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Staten Island Advance
New NYPD records policy linked to Staten Island copspersonnel records private under the New York State Civil Rights Law 50-a. Judg
New NYPD records policy linked to Staten Island cops
Staten Island Advance / Posted 9 hours ago
personnel records private under the New York State Civil Rights Law 50-a. Judge Graham's ruling also references a Legal Aid Society case against the CCRB to obtain disciplinary records about officer Daniel Pantaleo of Great Kills. Judge... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Delray task force studies homelessness issue to develop solutionsnew Delray Beach Homeless Task Force. In 2015, 348 homeless women and 166 home
Delray task force studies homelessness issue to develop solutions
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
new Delray Beach Homeless Task Force. In 2015, 348 homeless women and 166 homeless men from Delray Beach got help from the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County, while 466 called 211, the emergency hotline, from Delray Beach for assistance with... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Goochland woman says toxic gas levels in home, landlord won't pay for hotelquestion Watkins has is what is she supposed to do until the problem is solved?
Goochland woman says toxic gas levels in home, landlord won't pay for hotel
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
question Watkins has is what is she supposed to do until the problem is solved? Marty Wegbreit with the Central Virginia Legal Aid Society says anytime you have a problem with a landlord, get it in writing immediately, “Tenants can give written... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Tourists Assaulted by Israeli Arabs, Police Detain, Confiscate Weapon of Soldier who Defended Themwas detained by police for investigation and his army issue personal weapon was
Tourists Assaulted by Israeli Arabs, Police Detain, Confiscate Weapon of Soldier who Defended Them
The Jewish Press / Posted 2 days ago
was detained by police for investigation and his army issue personal weapon was confiscated. He is being represented by legal aid society Honenu Attorney Adi Kedar. “We were strolling along the walls of the Old City, about 20 people, including... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Student debt can balloon with little noticethe debtor knows. Some experts and lawyers say these tactics violate the feder
Student debt can balloon with little notice
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
the debtor knows. Some experts and lawyers say these tactics violate the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. The Legal Aid Society of Columbus recently sued a Columbus law firm on behalf of four former Ohio State students, saying the... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Interest growing in ‘Big Table,’ Columbus Foundation civic conversation projectCourt has been working to enlist hosts to discuss juvenile-justice issues, whil
Interest growing in ‘Big Table,’ Columbus Foundation civic conversation project
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
Court has been working to enlist hosts to discuss juvenile-justice issues, while the Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation and Legal Aid Society of Columbus are co-hosting a table. Other hosts might keep close to home and talk about concerns in their... Read more
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The Maui News
Settlement will push state to remove language barriers in public housingfamily that speaks little English almost got evicted when they didn't understan
Settlement will push state to remove language barriers in public housing
The Maui News / Posted 9 days ago
family that speaks little English almost got evicted when they didn't understand the legal proceedings against them. The Legal Aid Society of Hawaii announced the agreement with the Hawaii Public Housing Authority last week, The Honolulu... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Milwaukee’s staggering black-white economic divideplace where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class,” said Pet
Milwaukee’s staggering black-white economic divide
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 9 days ago
place where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class,” said Peter Koneazny, the litigation director for the Legal Aid Society in Milwaukee. “If you have opportunities, you go elsewhere.” Of course, Milwaukee isn’t the only city... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divideplace where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Pet
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divide
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 9 days ago
place where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Peter Koneazny, the litigation director for the Legal Aid Society in Milwaukee. "If you have opportunities, you go elsewhere." Of course, Milwaukee isn't the only city... Read more
15 related stories
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Local 10 Miami
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divideplace where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Pet
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divide
Local 10 Miami / Posted 10 days ago
place where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Peter Koneazny, the litigation director for the Legal Aid Society in Milwaukee. "If you have opportunities, you go elsewhere." Of course, Milwaukee isn't the only city... Read more
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News 8000
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divideplace where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Pet
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divide
News 8000 / Posted 10 days ago
place where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Peter Koneazny, the litigation director for the Legal Aid Society in Milwaukee. "If you have opportunities, you go elsewhere." Of course, Milwaukee isn't the only city... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divideplace where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Pet
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divide
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 10 days ago
place where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Peter Koneazny, the litigation director for the Legal Aid Society in Milwaukee. "If you have opportunities, you go elsewhere." Of course, Milwaukee isn't the only city... Read more
15 related stories
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divideplace where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Pet
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divide
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 10 days ago
place where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Peter Koneazny, the litigation director for the Legal Aid Society in Milwaukee. "If you have opportunities, you go elsewhere." Of course, Milwaukee isn't the only city... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divideplace where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Pet
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divide
KTXS Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
place where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Peter Koneazny, the litigation director for the Legal Aid Society in Milwaukee. "If you have opportunities, you go elsewhere." Of course, Milwaukee isn't the only city... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divideplace where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Pet
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divide
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 days ago
place where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Peter Koneazny, the litigation director for the Legal Aid Society in Milwaukee. "If you have opportunities, you go elsewhere." Of course, Milwaukee isn't the only city... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divideplace where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Pet
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divide
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 days ago
place where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Peter Koneazny, the litigation director for the Legal Aid Society in Milwaukee. "If you have opportunities, you go elsewhere." Of course, Milwaukee isn't the only city... Read more
15 related stories
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WJXT Jacksonville
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divideplace where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Pet
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divide
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 10 days ago
place where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Peter Koneazny, the litigation director for the Legal Aid Society in Milwaukee. "If you have opportunities, you go elsewhere." Of course, Milwaukee isn't the only city... Read more
15 related stories
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divideplace where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Pet
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divide
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 10 days ago
place where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Peter Koneazny, the litigation director for the Legal Aid Society in Milwaukee. "If you have opportunities, you go elsewhere." Of course, Milwaukee isn't the only city... Read more
15 related stories
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KTVZ Bend
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divideplace where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Pet
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divide
KTVZ Bend / Posted 10 days ago
place where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Peter Koneazny, the litigation director for the Legal Aid Society in Milwaukee. "If you have opportunities, you go elsewhere." Of course, Milwaukee isn't the only city... Read more
15 related stories
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divideplace where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Pet
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divide
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 10 days ago
place where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Peter Koneazny, the litigation director for the Legal Aid Society in Milwaukee. "If you have opportunities, you go elsewhere." Of course, Milwaukee isn't the only city... Read more
15 related stories
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KRCR TV Redding
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divideplace where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Pet
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divide
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 10 days ago
place where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Peter Koneazny, the litigation director for the Legal Aid Society in Milwaukee. "If you have opportunities, you go elsewhere." Of course, Milwaukee isn't the only city... Read more
15 related stories
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divideplace where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Pet
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divide
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 10 days ago
place where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Peter Koneazny, the litigation director for the Legal Aid Society in Milwaukee. "If you have opportunities, you go elsewhere." Of course, Milwaukee isn't the only city... Read more
15 related stories
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Local 6 Orlando
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divideplace where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Pet
Milwaukee's staggering black-white economic divide
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 10 days ago
place where you have a strong, visible African-American middle class," said Peter Koneazny, the litigation director for the Legal Aid Society in Milwaukee. "If you have opportunities, you go elsewhere." Of course, Milwaukee isn't the only city... Read more
15 related stories
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The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio sued over student-loan collection feesQuilter | Dispatch file photoOhio State University last year sued four people t
Ohio sued over student-loan collection fees
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
Quilter | Dispatch file photoOhio State University last year sued four people to collect overdue student loans, but the Legal Aid Society of Columbus says Attorney General Mike DeWine’s office violated state and federal laws by demanding... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach Rotary's Riccardo Boehm delights town campersCounty. Galardi concentrates his practice in complex litigation in state and f
Palm Beach Rotary's Riccardo Boehm delights town campers
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
County. Galardi concentrates his practice in complex litigation in state and federal courts. He is a board member of the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County. Flagler Rotary Club — Rotary grant recipients Greta von Unruh, executive director of... Read more
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The Jewish Press
7 Jews Arrested on 9 Av on Temple Mount [video]the 9th of Av, for “breaking the rules” set by the Waqf, the Jordanian charity
7 Jews Arrested on 9 Av on Temple Mount [video]
The Jewish Press / Posted 12 days ago
the 9th of Av, for “breaking the rules” set by the Waqf, the Jordanian charity that runs the compound. According to legal aid society Honenu, three detainees said “Shema Israel” and “Hashem Hu Ha’Elohim.” Hear, oh Israel, God is the Lord —... Read more
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New York Post
Stuck-in-the-past Bill de Blasio still thinks more housing will end homelessnessby giving them expanded rights. People like Steven Banks, the city’s current h
Stuck-in-the-past Bill de Blasio still thinks more housing will end homelessness
New York Post / Posted 13 days ago
by giving them expanded rights. People like Steven Banks, the city’s current homeless czar, who spent his career with the Legal Aid Society is doing just that. Self-proclaimed progressives like de Blasio — who for months refused to admit street... Read more
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ABC News
How Anne Holton Advocated for Virginia's Foster Youthserved as a U.S. District Court law clerk for a year in Richmond. She later wor
How Anne Holton Advocated for Virginia's Foster Youth
ABC News / Posted 14 days ago
served as a U.S. District Court law clerk for a year in Richmond. She later worked as an attorney for the Central Virginia Legal Aid Society and then as a substitute judge for the Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court. After getting sworn... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Tri-Cities woman seeks return of rental deposit from landlordsurprise you. The experts say a landlord cannot automatically keep your deposi
Tri-Cities woman seeks return of rental deposit from landlord
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 15 days ago
surprise you. The experts say a landlord cannot automatically keep your deposit if you fail to move in. Central Virginia Legal Aid Society says the law requires landlords to list any damages they suffered because you didn't move in. “I know I... Read more
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New York Post
New York’s newest millionaires hit the jackpotthanks to her newfound riches, which come to $4.36 million after withholdings.
New York’s newest millionaires hit the jackpot
New York Post / Posted 16 days ago
thanks to her newfound riches, which come to $4.36 million after withholdings. “I have worked as an administrator for a legal aid society for the past 26 years. One of my first thoughts when I won was now I can retire a little earlier than... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Tisha B’Av of Days Past: Temple Mount Police Hit Man, Man Bites PoliceMugrabi Bridge connecting the Kotel Plaza to the Temple Mount / Screenshot A y
Tisha B’Av of Days Past: Temple Mount Police Hit Man, Man Bites Police
The Jewish Press / Posted 17 days ago
Mugrabi Bridge connecting the Kotel Plaza to the Temple Mount / Screenshot A year ago, Honenu legal aid society attorney Menasheh Yado filed a complaint with the Police Investigation Unit regarding an incident in which police assaulted a Jewish man,... Read more
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New York Post
Lawyer allegedly robbed a bank but doesn’t remember doing itset McSherry’s bond at $250,000. When she was unable to pay it, she was taken t
Lawyer allegedly robbed a bank but doesn’t remember doing it
New York Post / Posted 21 days ago
set McSherry’s bond at $250,000. When she was unable to pay it, she was taken to jail. McSherry also has worked for Legal Aid Society of New York in Manhattan. She is currently on leave from her job as a lawyer, Tunnard said. There was no... Read more
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The Mercury News
Editorial: Lan Diep can become a San Jose City Council leaderyears in the Gulf states helping residents in the wake of the BP oil spill disa
Editorial: Lan Diep can become a San Jose City Council leader
The Mercury News / Posted 21 days ago
years in the Gulf states helping residents in the wake of the BP oil spill disaster. He later worked in San Jose for the Legal Aid Society. He is an independent thinker: While registered Republican, he says because of fiscal issues, he worked on... Read more
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NBC New York
NYC Attorney Accused of Holding Up Greenwich Bankaccused of robbing a bank in Greenwich. Town police say 46-year-old Meighan Mc
NYC Attorney Accused of Holding Up Greenwich Bank
NBC New York / Posted 21 days ago
accused of robbing a bank in Greenwich. Town police say 46-year-old Meighan McSherry, who is listed as working for the Legal Aid Society, gave a note to a bank teller demanding money and stating that she was armed. She was pulled over and... Read more
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New York Post
De Blasio still doesn’t get NYC’s homeless problemas well as the homeless. Instead, de Blasio’s taken one of the leading advocate
De Blasio still doesn’t get NYC’s homeless problem
New York Post / Posted 22 days ago
as well as the homeless. Instead, de Blasio’s taken one of the leading advocates — Steven Banks, longtime attorney at the Legal Aid Society — and put him in charge of the Department of Homeless Services. No wonder the city’s still letting lawless... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Access To Justice Organizations Benefit From More Than $75,000 In Attorney DonationsAid of East Tennessee..........................................................
Access To Justice Organizations Benefit From More Than $75,000 In Attorney Donations
The Chattanoogan / Posted 23 days ago
Aid of East Tennessee.......................................................................................... $17,852.63 Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands........................................ $22,794.79 Memphis Area... Read more
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Salon.com
Disputing Bratton’s record: Mass stop-and-frisk is over but “broken windows” endures in NYCpolicies that foster accountability and transparency,” said Tina Luongo, attorn
Disputing Bratton’s record: Mass stop-and-frisk is over but “broken windows” endures in NYC
Salon.com / Posted 23 days ago
policies that foster accountability and transparency,” said Tina Luongo, attorney-in-charge of the Criminal Practice of the Legal Aid Society, in a statement. “We hope that the Mayor and the new senior management team of NYPD are truly committed to... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Mary Hirschman, 96, of Ridgefield Park, was a social worker at heartMaking a Difference Award. She was nominated by her granddaughter, Sara Weston-
Mary Hirschman, 96, of Ridgefield Park, was a social worker at heart
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 23 days ago
Making a Difference Award. She was nominated by her granddaughter, Sara Weston-Shea. A forensic social worker for the Legal Aid Society of New York City, Weston-Shea said she was inspired to go into social work by the example her grandmother... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Neighborhood Place partners offer 3 back to school events in Augustat South Central Neighborhood Place, 10 a.m. -12 p.m. Located at 4255 Hazelwoo
Neighborhood Place partners offer 3 back to school events in August
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 24 days ago
at South Central Neighborhood Place, 10 a.m. -12 p.m. Located at 4255 Hazelwood Ave. Call 485-7130 for more information. A Legal Aid Society staff member will be on hand to answer questions, talk about cases that Legal Aid handles and provide... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Knesset Committee Holding Hearing Tuesday on Plight of Yitzhar Minorjudges before whom the minor has been brought, about police abusive behavior in
Knesset Committee Holding Hearing Tuesday on Plight of Yitzhar Minor
The Jewish Press / Posted 24 days ago
judges before whom the minor has been brought, about police abusive behavior in this case. The minor and his family, legal aid society Honenu staff members, and the families of other youths who are similarly restricted by administrative... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Military Court of Appeals Critical of Administrative Restrictions of Jews without Hearingsadministrative restriction orders against Jews over the past year. In July, Ju
Military Court of Appeals Critical of Administrative Restrictions of Jews without Hearings
The Jewish Press / Posted 24 days ago
administrative restriction orders against Jews over the past year. In July, Judge Col. Benisho ruled on an appeal filed by legal aid society Honenu Attorney Menasheh Yado regarding an administrative restrictive order served by the GOC of the... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Recent blood sample leads police to suspect in 2007 burglarywas linked to the crime after police obtained a sample of his blood in May. Wh
Recent blood sample leads police to suspect in 2007 burglary
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 25 days ago
was linked to the crime after police obtained a sample of his blood in May. While defense attorney Emily Miller of the Legal Aid Society of Suffolk County argued that a five-year statute of limitations had already passed in connection with the... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Recent blood sample leads police to suspect in 2007 burglarywas linked to the crime after police obtained a sample of his blood in May. Wh
Recent blood sample leads police to suspect in 2007 burglary
The Suffolk Times / Posted 25 days ago
was linked to the crime after police obtained a sample of his blood in May. While defense attorney Emily Miller of the Legal Aid Society of Suffolk County argued that a five-year statute of limitations had already passed in connection with the... Read more
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Philly.com
Franklin S. Van Antwerpen, 74, longtime federal judgeand Franklin W. The same year he was married, he left his corporate law job to
Franklin S. Van Antwerpen, 74, longtime federal judge
Philly.com / Posted 29 days ago
and Franklin W. The same year he was married, he left his corporate law job to become chief counsel for Northampton County Legal Aid Society in Easton, which provided legal help to the poor. In 1979, he was appointed to fill a vacancy as a county... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Police Continue Nightly Harassment of Minor Targeted by Outgoing Defense Ministerthe remnant ire of an already deposed defense czar, you know that patrol cars o
Police Continue Nightly Harassment of Minor Targeted by Outgoing Defense Minister
The Jewish Press / Posted a month ago
the remnant ire of an already deposed defense czar, you know that patrol cars only spell harassment. At noon on Monday the legal aid society Honenu represented the minor from Yitzhar against police attempt to keep him in jail until they’re done... Read more
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TribLIVE
Groups try to help vet held hostage for yearsin the county jail on $15,000 bail Monday. Messages seeking comment on the accu
Groups try to help vet held hostage for years
TribLIVE / Posted 1 months ago
in the county jail on $15,000 bail Monday. Messages seeking comment on the accusations against him were left for his Legal Aid Society attorney. Police said the thefts began soon after McLellan, who has no known relatives, moved out of his... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Groups seek to help veteran held as motel hostage for yearsin the county jail on $15,000 bail Monday. Messages seeking comment on the accu
Groups seek to help veteran held as motel hostage for years
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 1 months ago
in the county jail on $15,000 bail Monday. Messages seeking comment on the accusations against him were left for his Legal Aid Society attorney. Police said the thefts began soon after McLellan, who has no known relatives, moved out of his... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Veteran held as motel hostage for 4 yearsremained in the county jail on Monday. Messages seeking comment on the accusati
Veteran held as motel hostage for 4 years
Adelaide Now / Posted 1 months ago
remained in the county jail on Monday. Messages seeking comment on the accusations against him were left for his Legal Aid Society lawyer. Police said the thefts began soon after McLellan, who has no known relatives, moved out of his... Read more
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Weekly Times
Veteran held as motel hostage for 4 yearsremained in the county jail on Monday. Messages seeking comment on the accusati
Veteran held as motel hostage for 4 years
Weekly Times / Posted 1 months ago
remained in the county jail on Monday. Messages seeking comment on the accusations against him were left for his Legal Aid Society lawyer. Police said the thefts began soon after McLellan, who has no known relatives, moved out of his... Read more
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Herald Sun
Veteran held as motel hostage for 4 yearsremained in the county jail on Monday. Messages seeking comment on the accusati
Veteran held as motel hostage for 4 years
Herald Sun / Posted 1 months ago
remained in the county jail on Monday. Messages seeking comment on the accusations against him were left for his Legal Aid Society lawyer. Police said the thefts began soon after McLellan, who has no known relatives, moved out of his... Read more
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