New Hampshire Legal Assistance Blog
SEPTEMBER 8, 2017:
In a 65-page decision, the New Hampshire District Court struck down the City of Manchester’s anti-panhandling ordinance and police practices because they violated the First Amendment. This lawsuit was brought on behalf of Theresa M. Petrello, an Army and Navy ...read more
New Hampshire Legal Assistance has received an
Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation grant for $10,000 as part of the bank’s Targeted Grant program, which supports organizations working on behalf of immigrants in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island for 2017.
The Fo ...read more
August 21, 2017 - MANCHESTER, NH
New Hampshire Legal Assistance Paralegal Candace Cappio Gebhart received the Community Partnership
Appreciation Award from the Manchester VA this afternoon, honoring her work supporting veterans in our community.
She was nominated for the award by former h ...read more
NHLA Litigation Director Kay Drought and Staff Attorney Ruth Heintz were commissioned by the Clearinghouse Community of the Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law to write about their victory in the Hendricks et al vs NH case which protected federal assistance for children with disabilities. ...read more