Community Education

New York’s homeless Girl Scout troop plans for the future

On January 15 NYLAG celebrated Martin Luther King Day with 48 girl scouts from Troop 6000, the first-ever troop created ...
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Consumer Protection Unit

Debt-collection firm settles class action lawsuit

Wall Street Journal article about the settlement of a lawsuit NYLAG and Hughes Hubbard brought against a debt collection company.
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Government Benefits

Statement: Don’t let SNAP rule hurt more people

More than 40 million children, parents working at low wages, seniors, people with disabilities, veterans, members of the active duty ...
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Consumer Protection Unit

Statement: NYLAG supports reverse mortgage fix

NYLAG supports expanding the definition of “home loans” to cover reverse mortgages.
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Education Rights

Special Ed Reforms Give Kids Their Due

NYLAG reached a settlement with Achievement First Crown Heights to ensure that students with disabilities get the services they need ...
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LegalHealth Division

Military Trans Ban: We Can’t Repeat “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell”

NYLAG opposes the Trump Administration's ban preventing transgender people from serving in the military.
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