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BBA President Paul T. Dacier Applauds Progress on Domestic Violence Legislation

In response to today's joint announcement by Speaker DeLeo and Attorney General Coakley on their domestic violence legislation, BBA President Paul T. Dacier issued the following statement:
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BBA Housing Court Program Reaches Over 15,000 in 15 Year History

Did you know that approximately 90 percent of tenants and 50 percent of landlords in the Boston Housing Court don’t have legal representation? Since 1999, the BBA’s Lawyer for the Day in the Housing Court Program has acted as a lifeline for pro se landlords and tenants, with volunteers providing more than 15,000 pro se litigants with legal assistance.

Read more at Beyond the Billable.
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