Month: March 2017

ArchCity Defenders and SLU Law Sue St. Louis City for Warehousing the Homeless in Uninhabitable Makeshift Shelter

March 31, 2017 City Plans to Relocate Approximately 150 Men to Forestry Division’s “Weed Control” Building St. Louis, Mo. (March 31) – ArchCity Defenders and Saint Louis University School...

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ArchCity Defenders Cautions Sessions’s Visit with Law Enforcement in St. Louis

March 31, 2017 Attorney General Jeff Sessions threatens to destroy the reform efforts championed by his predecessor and create an environment in which police and courts can once again...

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ArchCity Defenders and SLU Law Legal Clinic Challenge the City’s Inadequate Response to Homelessness

March 31, 2017 Earlier today, ArchCity Defenders and Saint Louis University School of Law Legal Clinic filed a major lawsuit to establish the City’s responsibility to its homeless residents...

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ArchCity Defenders Denounces Excessive Fines and Fees as a Manifestation of Systemic Racism in the Criminal Legal System at U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Advisory Committee

March 15, 2017 The Nevada Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission Civil Rights invited ArchCity Defenders’ Executive Director and co-founder Thomas B. Harvey to testify about the disparate impact...

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