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Lavaca Bay Area Residents Announce “Intent to Sue” Formosa Plastics
Point Comfort, April 6, 2017

New TRLA Team Helps Crime Survivors Handle Financial Problems
Mercedes, Feb. 14, 2017

TRLA Attorneys Defend El Paso Housing Complaint
El Paso, Feb. 3, 2017

Global Agribusiness Settles with Valley Farmworkers
Mercedes, Dec. 21

Injunction Sought for Bexar County Boys Denied Autism Treatment
San Antonio, Dec. 13

Health Officials Sued for Failing to Cover Autism Treatment
San Antonio, Dec. 6

Report: White House Agency Highlights TRLA Work
Austin, Nov. 30

Report: Anti-Homeless Laws on the Rise   
Austin, Nov. 18

Homeowners Threaten Suit Against San Antonio Developer   
San Antonio, Nov. 15

Attorneys Offer Free Services During Veterans Day Week  
Mercedes, Nov.8

TRLA’s September-October Work in Brief   
Austin, Oct. 31

Jury Rules with Del Rio Daycare Whistleblower   
Del Rio, Oct. 23

New El Paso Task Force Targets Real Estate Scams  
El Paso, Oct. 19

Number of Women Killed in Domestic Violence up 19 % in 2015
Round Rock, Oct. 3

Subway, Marble Slab Franchise Workers Recover Unpaid Wages in $195,000 Settlement
San Antonio, Sept. 1

16th Annual Shelter Conference Held in San Antonio
LASSA Blog, May 9th

Sanchez Honored with Noble Award
TRLA Times, April 28th

Our Media Coverage

Discutira Cabildo desalojo en ‘Duranguito’
Diario de El Paso, Feb. 6, 2017

Group: Apartment Inspection Plea Was Last Resort
El Paso Times, Feb. 3 2017

Residents to be Relocated as Union Plaza Apartment Faces Code Violations
KFOXTV, Feb. 4, 2017

Texas Showdown with Feds Over Relocation of Corpus Christi Residents
Texas Tribune, Jan. 25, 2017

Survey of El Paso’s Homeless to be Held Next Week
KVIA, Jan. 18, 2017

Are Obama’s Immigration Prisons Legitimate Childcare Facilities? Judge Says No
Alternet, Dec. 11, 2016

Texas Medicaid Won’t Cover the Most Common Autism Treatment for Children
San Antonio Current, Dec. 7, 2016

Legal Aid, Disability Rights Group Sue Health Officials for Failing to Provide Autism Treatment
KSAT, San Antonio, Dec. 6, 2016

Bexar County Children Sue Texas for Access to “Gold-Standard” Autism Treatment
San Antonio Express-News, Dec. 6, 2016

Texas Blocked from Licensing Immigration Lockups as Child Care Centers
San Antonio Current, Dec. 5, 2016

State Cannot Issue Child Care License for Family Detention Centers
San Antonio Express-News, Dec. 3, 2016

Texas Family Falls Prey to Wrap-around Mortgages
Latino Fox, Dec. 2, 2016

Funds Secured to Relocate Families from Refinery Row 
Corpus Christi Caller-Times, Dec. 2, 2016

Child Protective Services Refuse to Help Child Crime Victims    
Texas Observer, Dec. 2, 2016

Locked Up and in Limbo    
The Washington Post, Nov. 8, 2016

Scam Alert: Wraparound Mortgages     
El Paso Inc.,  Nov. 7, 2016

Relocations on Hold for New Harbor Bridge in Corpus Christi    
San Antonio Express-News, Nov. 6, 2016

Relocations on Hold for New Harbor Bridge in Corpus Christi    
Washington Times, Nov. 6, 2016

Suspension of Harbor Bridge Relocations Violates Terms   
Corpus Christi Caller-Times, Nov. 6, 2016

Justice Fair to Provide Free Legal Services
El Paso Times, Oct. 24, 2016

Power Couple Made Strong Impact in Community
Victoria Advocate, Oct. 22, 2016

Austin Mobile Homeowners Face Vanishing Space
Austin American Statesman, Oct. 22, 2016

Prosecuting Sexual Assault   
Austin Chronicle, Oct. 14

Free Legal Clinic for Veterans in Financial Straits
KRGV, Oct. 13

Housing Advocates Fight to Preserve Big Win in Corpus Christi
Texas Observer, Oct. 12

More Evictions for Austin’s Low-Income Families
Austin American Statesman, Oct. 3

Demolition Permit Suspended in Tenant Relocation Ordinance’s 1st Test
Austin American Statesman, Sept. 30

Council Members Join East Austin Tenants in Show of Support, Sept. 29

Inside Dupont and Monsanto’s Migrant Labor Camp
In These Times, Sept. 22

Interponen Demanda en Contra de FEMA
El Periodico, USA, Sept. 20

Some Can’t Find New Housing as Demolition of Corpus Christi Public Housing Nears
Texas Tribune, Sept. 19

South Texas Families Fight for Transparency in Lawsuit Against FEMA
Channel 4,, Sept. 17

Coastal Bend Families Sue FEMA, Allege Agency Uses Secret Rules, Sept. 15

Lawsuit Against FEMA Claims ‘Secret Rules’ Keep Residents from Getting Assistance
The Monitor, Sept. 15

Texas RioGrande Legal Aid to Present Bullying Presentation
Del Rio News-Herald, Aug. 23

City Contract Aims to Protect Tenants Who Feel They’ve Been Targeted
KUT, Aug. 16

In South Texas, Fair Wages Elude Farmworkers, 50 Years After Strike
NPR, Aug. 11

Citizenship and Texas: Moms Win Fight for Kids’ Birth Certificates
Equal Voice, Aug. 5

Texas, Facing Lawsuit, Makes it Easier for U.S.-Born Children to Get Birth Certificates
Los Angeles Times, July 25

Texas Reaches Agreement with Families in Birth Certificate Case
Texas Tribune, July 25

Beall Parents Look to Lawyers to Keep School Open
KFOX TV, July 25

Agencies to Train Anglers to Identify, Report Pollution
Victoria Advocate, July 21

Lakeview Apartment Tenants Who Had Leases Terminated File Suit
Austin American Statesman, June 28

Cease and Desist Orders Against Those Connected with Alleged Real Estate Scheme
KFOX TV, June 1

Border Higher Ed Gains Began with a Lawsuit
San Antonio Express News, May 21

Moving Forward: DN Leathers Residents Await Housing Vouchers
Corpus Christi Caller Times, May 14

Fighting to Stay
Austin Chronicle, April 13

Sex Assault Survivors Can Get Legal Services
El Paso Times, April 11

Empowering Sexual Assault Victims Means Informing About Options
Austin American Statesman, April 5

Help for RGV Sex Assault Survivors
The Monitor, April 3

Child-Care Center or Baby Jail?
Austin Chronicle, March 18

How a Legal Aid Lawyer Is Bringing Kidnapped Children Home From Mexico
PRI’s The World, June 3,  2015