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WFLA News Channel 8 Investigative Reporter Shannon Behnken talks about the executive order suspending mortgage foreclosures and evictions due to the coronavirus for 45 days.
Even with many eviction cases temporarily stopped, landlords are still able to file evictions and attempt to move the case forward, often leaving tenants confused and unclear about what action to take.
The Florida Legislature approved funding to staff and launch a statewide Veterans Legal Helpline Project.
Bay Area Legal Services launches The Collective, a group of socially conscious and public-spirited friends who believe that access to justice is fundamental to the wellbeing of our community.
Bay Area Legal Services L. David Shear Children's Law Center attorney Taylor Greenberg is quoted in a FOX 13 news article regarding teens in foster care.
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