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SSI is a federal, needs-based program relied upon by many low-income elderly and/or disabled individuals, and is often used by recipients to cover their most basic necessities, including food or […]

by Dominique Sanz-David Before “Jenny” punched her father in the face, her 80-year-old parents had reached out to authorities on nine prior occasions because they feared for their safety – […]

Today, 13-year-old “Monica” was awarded more than $93,000 in restitution from Dora Alicia Valle who pleaded no contest last July to one felony count each of human trafficking and slavery. […]

The BTNLC will hold its annual symposium named in memory of former member Rebecca Nichols. This year’s program features the Honorable André Birotte. Please be sure to RSVP and join […]

Brief features profiles of families whose lives would improve if immigration directives were allowed to take effect WASHINGTON — Bet Tzedek joined a diverse coalition of 326 immigration, civil rights, […]

Bet Tzedek joins the National Consumer Law Center and a coalition of consumer justice organizations around the country to oppose Section 52106 of the Highway Trust Fund bill, which would […]

Monday, June 29, 2015 Bet Tzedek marked the 70th anniversary of the Nuremberg Trials with a special screening of the Schulberg/Waltezky restoration of the U.S. Government’s 1948 film about the […]

On April 30, 2015, the LA Weekly published a story about a notorious brother and sister who use the justice system against those who try to help. From Big Legal […]

The New York Attorney General has launched a probe of “on-call” scheduling by 13 large retailers and has caught the attention of media and employers nationwide. As a member of […]

Bet Tzedek is strongly supporting two important pieces of legislation: California Fair Pay Act, SB 358 (Jackson) which would strengthen the state’s existing equal pay law by eliminating loopholes that […]

At a day-long hearing hosted by the Federal Reserve and the Office of the Controller of the Currency, attorney Rachel Mehlsak testified on behalf of Bet Tzedek and the California […]

The United States Tax Court has recognized Bet Tzedek’s Tax Law Project as an official U.S. Tax Court Clinic. Bet Tzedek Legal Services provides free legal representation and advice on […]