Wednesday, March 04, 2009

Menasha and Oshkosh public libraries participate in legal assistance grant

The State Bar of Wisconsin reports that the Winnebago County Legal Assistance Center received a grant of $5,000 to begin its project to provide information and legal assistance to low-income, unrepresented people at the main public libraries in Menasha and Oshkosh. The proposal was submitted by Commissioner David Keck, the Winnebago County Bar Association, and the Winnefox Library System. The clinic was developed with support from Christine Ann Domestic Abuse Services, Inc., Legal Action of Wisconsin’s Oshkosh office, the Winnebago County Clerk of Courts, the Winnebago Conflict Resolution Center, Inc., the Winnebago County Child Support Agency, and the Winnebago County Family Court Commissioner’s office.

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