Legal Aid Society

  • Blogs

    October 4, 2012

    UCI Law School Professor and Students Fight for Nigerian Activists in U.S. Supreme Court

    When the U.S. Supreme Court opened what's billed to be a contentious new term Monday, UC Irvine School of Law students were there.But the future legal eagles were not in Washington, D.C., to observe the proceedings as bystanders but to help one of their professors argue a case before the Supremes.

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2009

    Welcome to the Poorhouse: From My Bank to Your Ears

    Every thirteen seconds, an American loses his/her home. In 2008, more than 2.3 million families faced foreclosure. If the government doesn't intervene in a muscular way, an estimated 6 million owners will lose their homes in the next three years. Those sobering stats begin a Nation piece that actual ... More >>

  • News

    November 28, 2002

    The Force Is With Him

    In a department once noted for its cruelty toward the homeless, Santa Ana cop Randy Beckx produced a revolution