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Trump Administration Seeks to Prevent Family Planning Funding Recipients from Providing Abortion Services or Referrals

May 17, 2018 (New York Times): How New Abortion Restrictions Would Affect Women's Health Care, by Julie Hirschfield Davis: Currently, the federal government prohibits the use of federal funds for abortions. Now, the Trump administration is proposing a rule that… … Continue reading

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U.S. Senators Introduce Bill to Require Litigation Funding Disclosure

Along with the recent rise in third-party litigation financing has come a widely-held perception that there is something vaguely shady about it. For example, a May 12, 2018 New York Times article, in what is nearly a compulsory formulation, described … Continue reading

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Federal Judge Orders Litigation Funding Disclosure to the Court, Rather than to Opposing Parties

One of the many issues under discussion when the question of litigation financing regulation comes up is whether parties’ use of litigation financing must be disclosed. One federal district court has implemented provisions requiring the disclosure of litigation financing, and … Continue reading

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Call for Guardian Ad Litem Program Funding

From KSTP.com: Vulnerable children need someone to look out for their best interests in court. That's outside of their mother or father who could have a biased opinion in a custody battle or a child protection case. That's why state… … Continue reading

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Social Security Administration to Receive Funding to Clear Backlog of Claims in Boston

Getting approved for Social Security in Boston is no easy process. It is also not a quick process.  The first thing any prospective claimant must do is to file an initial application with the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA). Once … Continue reading

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