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Supervisors to spend $1 million on immigrant legal aid fund

LOS ANGELES — The county Board of Supervisors voted June 20 to contribute $1 million to a legal aid fund for people at risk of deportation and confirmed that anyone convicted of a violent felony will not be eligible to benefit from the fund. The eligibility requirements for the county’s share of the L.A. Justice Read More…

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$10 million legal aid fund proposed for immigrants

LOS ANGELES — The county Board of Supervisors voted Dec. 20 to contribute $1 million, growing to $2 million next year, to a legal aid fund for immigrants facing deportation proceedings. County officials and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced the creation of the $10 million L.A. Justice Fund Dec. 19, calling it a direct Read More…