Grant Area: Poverty
We provide grant funds and legal support to poverty cases to improve legal rights and promote social justice for the impoverished.
Jones v. Travelers Insurance of America
Grantee: Brancart & Brancart
California landlords and local housing agency suing Travelers for dropping the landlords’ coverage when Travelers discovered that the landlords rent to Section 8 tenants.
Amanda D. v. Hassan
Grantee: Disability Rights Center, Inc.
Case to redress violations of rights of individuals with mental illness in New Hampshire.
Maternal and ChildHealth Access v. Department of Health Services
Grantee: Western Center on Law and Poverty
Case regarding CA Department of Health Care Services failure to comply with writ requiring specific Medi-Cal screening.
CPU and Residential Rate Structures
Grantee: Center for Accessible Technology
Challenge to proposed changes in low-cost electrical rate programs for people with low incomes and disabilities.