Samantha Howell is the executive director of the New York State Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers....
Tristia Bauman is a senior attorney at the National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty where she combines litigation,...
Kimberly Sanchez is the executive director of Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida (CLSMF). Kimberly is the former advocacy and...
On any given night, 600,000 Americans are sleeping on the streets and struggling under the weight of extreme poverty. In this report from On The Road at the 2018 Equal Justice Conference, host Kimberly Sanchez talks to Samantha Howell and Tristia Bauman about the criminalization of those struggling with poverty. They discuss what lawyers can do to help, from recognizing and respecting homeless people they see to providing pro bono services. They also address some of the most prevalent issues the homeless face, from overly severe punishment of small crimes to over-incarceration.
Samantha Howell is the executive director of the New York State Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers.
Tristia Bauman is a senior attorney at the National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty where she combines litigation, legal education, and legislative advocacy strategies to prevent and end homelessness.
Recorded on the conference floor, "On the Road" includes highlights and interviews from popular legal events.
Members of the California Lawyers Association Environmental Law Section discuss their 2019 Annual Meeting CLEs and highlight the section’s upcoming events.
Leaders of the California Lawyers Association discuss the organization’s growth over the past year and goals for the future.
Dean Erwin Chemerinsky shares highlights from his presentation at the Alexander F. Morrison lecture series titled, “Closing the Courthouse Door.”
Adam Fiss and Ramit Mizrahi give an overview of California employment law legislative updates in the past year.
Nancy Goldstein and Jeremy Evans offer guidance for solo and small firms for managing the many roles they play with a balanced perspective.
Members of the California Lawyers Association Trusts & Estates Section discuss the Barefoot v. Jennings case and give Section updates for members.