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LCCR files Lawsuit to Stop Towing Cars for Debt Collection

On February 13, 2018, Bay Area Legal Aid and the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area filed a case challenging San Francisco’s practice of towing cars – without prior notice – just because of unpaid parking tickets. The Plaintiff in the case, James Smith, came back to the place he … Continue reading LCCR files Lawsuit to Stop Towing Cars for Debt Collection



#LCCRBayArea50 in the Media

  The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights is honored to have an ad featured by our local news station, KRON 4. For more information on our 50th Anniversary Celebration and Martin Luther King, Jr. Awards Dinner, click here. To learn more about LCCR’s impact on the communities we serve, click here.



Gov. Brown signs five #EquityAndJustice bills to promote crime prevention, rehabilitation and family cohesion

As read on Senator Mitchell’s Press Release from October 11th, 2017. Sens. Lara and Mitchell continue momentum for reform Includes juvenile justice bills to end fees for the innocent, update Miranda rights, and allow parole for youthful offenders SACRAMENTO – Gov. Brown today signed the five remaining bills in the #EquityAndJustice package, continuing bipartisan reform … Continue reading Gov. Brown signs five #EquityAndJustice bills to promote crime prevention, rehabilitation and family cohesion