As we pursue ways to address environmental justice issues for our clients, brownfields are one area of specific focus. Brownfields are properties that have been previously developed and have some remaining legacy of pollution. For instance, soil, groundwater and surface water contamination may be... Read more...
KENTUCKY LEGAL AID DIRECTORS JOINT STATEMENT REGARDING ELIMINATION OF ACCESS TO JUSTICE FUNDS
We are deeply disappointed the Governor is proposing to eliminate the Access to Justice civil legal aid funding in his 2018 budget. We understand the state’s funding shortfall, but like public... Read more...
• Offers are for Active Duty, Retirees, and Veterans, unless otherwise stated. • Military ID, VA ID Card, or other proof of service are required. • Call ahead to verify the offer – some offers are only at participating locations. • May only be valid for dine-in meals, beverage may not be... Read more...
Legal Aid of the Bluegrass (LABG) is pleased to announce the appointment of Karen Ginn as the new Advocacy Director as of November 1, 2017. Ginn succeeds Glenda Harrison who retired after 42 years with the organization. Her considerable experience and legal aptitude will serve the legal team well... Read more...
As is tradition, Legal Aid of the Bluegrass will recognize the service of volunteer lawyers in our service area at our upcoming pro bono events. “This is one of my favorite times of year” says LABG Executive Director, Joshua Crabtree. He continues “It is easy to be overwhelmed by the large number... Read more...
The ABA and other organizations have been working to provide legal help to victims of Hurricane Harvey. The ABA has collected a wealth of information and resources at this web page: www.ambar.org/harvey
The ABA Pro Bono Committee has modified the ABA Free... Read more...
It is with mixed emotions that we announce the retirement of Glenda Harrison, Advocacy Director of Legal Aid of the Bluegrass. During her 42 + years with us she has made countless contributions to the organization and to the most vulnerable in our community. While we are saddened to lose her... Read more...
Legal Aid of the Bluegrass (LABG) is announcing the launch of The Justice Bus, an innovative new project to increase access to justice for low-income Kentuckians. Funded by the American Bar Endowment (ABE), The Justice Bus will serve as a pop-up legal office in rural counties where: LABG has no... Read more...
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March 21, 2017
Mr. Joshua Crabtree, Esquire
Legal Aid of the Bluegrass
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