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Alternative Spring Break Interns from Columbia University and University of Chicago Law Schools

March 27, 2015 Last week we had 19 law student interns from Columbia School of Law and University of Chicago School of Law who chose to spend their Spring...

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What Does it Take to Face the Truth?

March 15, 2015 Ask yourself why it takes Mike Brown’s killing, 215 days of protests,  federal and state class action lawsuits, the Department of Justice, and proposed legislation for many...

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ArchCity Defenders: Leading the Charge to Make St. Louis a Better, More Fair Place to Live and Work

March 6, 2015 As important as it is for the DOJ to confirm what poor people and black people living in this region have known for years, it’s equally...

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ArchCity Defenders Receives NLADA Award

January 8, 2015 The National Legal Aid and Defender Association (NLADA) presented ArchCity Defenders with the 2014 New Leaders in Advocacy Defender Award at the annual conference in Washington...

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Federal Judge Limits Use of Tear Gas and Other Agents on Protestors

January 8, 2015 Federal Judge limits the uses of tear gas and other chemical against on protestors. Arch City Defenders, Inc.Executive Director Thomas Harvey made opening and closing arguments, working...

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Missouri Supreme Court Eases Penalty for Those Not Able to Afford Fines

January 8, 2015 The Supreme Court orders municipal courts to consider income when people are unable to pay and paves the way for appointment of attorneys for indigent defendants....

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A Letter to the Unified Command

November 24, 2014 As we await the return of the Grand Jury’s decision, ArchCity Defenders, Brendan Roediger of Saint Louis University School of Law, and Denise Lieberman of the...

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ArchCity Defenders Celebrates 5 Years

October 18, 2014 ArchCity Defenders celebrated 5 years of service last month, with a gathering of current and past staff and our supporters and Board of Directors. ### Media...

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A Client’s Story

August 2, 2014 A Client’s Story as told by Staff Attorney, Stephanie Lummus: Walking into court one morning to offer services to homeless individuals, I noticed a man that...

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THANK YOU!

August 2, 2014 58 backers and $2,081 later, our kickstarter is off to an amazing start! “Stories of Hope and Courage: Homelessness in the ShowMe State” is still going...

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