Boston Bar Leads Groundbreaking Collaboration to Provide Public Outreach for Students’ Rights
Boston Bar Association "Beyond the Billable" Blog
April 4, 2019
By: Jared L. Shwartz
A member of the Boston Bar Association’s (BBA) Public Interest Leadership Program, Jared L. Shwartz remarks on a new project designed to dismantle the cradle-to-prison pipeline in Massachusetts. The project is a collaboration between the BBA and Greater Boston Legal Services (GBLS). Read more here.
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GBLS provides critical legal advice, systemic advocacy, and representation to thousands of low-income individuals and families in order to help them secure some of the most basic necessities of life. Learn more.