PILP partners with Disability Rights Ca. to challenge constitutionality of CARE Court

(Sacramento, CA) – Today, on behalf of the thousands of California’s with disabilities who can be targeted and impacted by CARE Court, Disability Rights California (DRC), Western Center on Law & Poverty, and The Public Interest Law Project filed an … Read more

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PILP Before 5th District Court of Appeal

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PILP Staff Attorney Valerie Feldman appeared before the 5th District Court of Appeal to argue for more inclusive housing in Clovis, a community that has long been segregated by race and economic status. PILP brought this case with Central California … Read more

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PILP fights for inclusive housing in Clovis

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Staff Attorney Valerie Feldman appeared before the 5th District Court of Appeal. read more hereRead more

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Public Benefits Staff Attorney

The Public Interest Law Project (PILP) seeks an experienced attorney to join our public benefits practice.  Since 1996, PILP has provided crucial litigation and advocacy support to local legal services and public interest law programs throughout California. Responding to the … Read more

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Welcome Ugochi Anaebere-Nicholson!

The Public Interest Law Project is thrilled to announce that Ugochi Anaebere-Nicholson has joined our team as a Staff Attorney and will be contributing to PILP’s work with local legal services programs to prevent homelessness and protect the rights of … Read more

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Senate Bill 197 Extends Housing Element Rezoning Deadline for Certain Jurisdictions

Senate Bill 197 (SB 197) was signed into law by the Governor as part of California’s 2022-2023 budget package on June 30, 2022. SB 197 extends AB 1398’s one-year rezone requirement if certain conditions are met.

This brief legal alert … Read more

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PILP In Transition

Hi Friends, Colleagues and Partners of the Public Interest Law Project. We have an auspicious and exciting announcement:

Director Michael Rawson will transition to Director of Litigation and Advocacy after 26 years of leadership, vision and unrelenting commitment to economic … Read more

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