Brooklyn Community Bail Fund: Giving Low-Income Individuals a Chance in Court

Clean and sober for five years, Tammy is the mother of seven and proud grandmother of two. “I’m an ex-addict that is struggling every day to try to get myself together,” explains Tammy.  She had steered her life back on track after years of treatment and hard work, but a relatively small issue threatened to turn… Read More Brooklyn Community Bail Fund: Giving Low-Income Individuals a Chance in Court

Clarovideo.org – A New Online Resource to Empower Consumers in NYC’s Courts

    We are excited to announce the launch of a new legal information platform: www.clarovideo.org. New York City courts face a debt collection crisis. In 2008, at the height of the recession, filings for consumer debt lawsuits peaked at over 300,000.  That’s almost a third of a million cases in just one city! The volume… Read More Clarovideo.org – A New Online Resource to Empower Consumers in NYC’s Courts