MLA In the News and Around Town
Chief Attorney Joe Rohr from the Housing and Consumer unit at Maryland Legal Aid’s Baltimore City office commented about its significant Court of Appeals victory in the Chateau Foghorn v. Wesley Hosford case.
Maryland law applies in Section 8 evictions, high court rules (The Daily Record, August 28)
Maryland Legal Aid’s Southern Maryland office was mentioned in a Maryland Courts news release about Charles County’s Family Recovery Court. (The Prince George’s Post, August 2)
Visit from the Thai Delegation
On August 11, Maryland Legal Aid welcomed delegates from Thailand to its Baltimore City office. The delegates participated in a discussion with Maryland Legal Aid staff about human trafficking, income security and labor laws, and family law.
Outreach on the Eastern Shore
On August 4, Chief Attorney Bill Leahy and Paralegal Lou Dorsey from Maryland Legal Aid’s Upper Eastern Shore office participated in the back to school community resource event in Denton, MD. Sponsored by the Caroline County Department of Social Services, the event provided vendors and organizations the opportunity to distribute information about their programs and services as well as school supplies for children returning to school. Approximately 800 children and families attended the event.