New Mexico Legal Aid in the News

The Taxpayer Advocate Service is hosting 'Problem Solving Day' June 23, 2021, see below for more information. Services are free to taxpayers and TAS helps taxpayers resolve tax problems.

Church chosen for 2020 Rural Summer Legal Corps Fellowship- The University of New Mexico press release on UNM School of Law’s Lora Morgan Church (Navajo), a rising 3L law student, selection for the 2020 Rural Summer Legal Corps Fellowship through a partnership between the Legal Services Corporation (LSC) and Equal Justice Works for placement at New Mexico Legal Aid.

Justice Bacon "There is Legal Help Out There"-Justice Bacon provided information about legal resources to the public including the services of New Mexico Legal Aid.

New Mexico Pauses Consumer Debt Collection- Attorney Robert Greenbaum was interviewed about the Supreme Court’s decision to stay debt collections    

Supreme Court Stops Consumer Debt Collection-The Law Cruces Sun News published a story about the Supreme Court’s decision 

Common Questions About Stimulus Payment Problems, Answered- TIME Magazine includes a section on the work of New Mexico Legal Aid attorney Grace Allison and the Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic

Federal CARES Act means no evictions for nonpayment- Albuquerque Journal Guest Column by New Mexico Legal Aid Attorney Jean Philips

Stop evictions for public safety’s sake - Albuquerque Journal Op-Ed by New Mexico Legal Aid Attorneys Riley Masse and Tom Prettyman

 

Posted: April 29, 2020