Updates, Actions, Stories

Victory for Mission District Tenant

(Martin Mercado standing with CJJC Housing Counselor Paige Kúmm) Martin Mercado had a huge victory at the Rent Board against a property management company represented by landlord lawyer Daniel Bornstein.  Martin and his brother moved in a studio apartment in
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Victory for Three Families Facing Eviction

It seems public outcry and bad press shamed US Bank and Wells Fargo into dropping attempts to evict three families in the Excelsior. They took the eviction action off the court calendar, giving some breathing room to three Latina moms
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Vote To Minimize Local Entanglement With ICE

In a vote of 8-3 San Francisco supervisors passed a non-binding resolution to limit the use of local funds to honor ICE detainers. The resolution was strongly backed by scores of immigrant rights advocates and organizations doing policy work around
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Warm Our Office! Join Us March 9th

Housewarming at Our New Office ~espanol sique~ Can you help us warm our new office on Friday, March 9th in West Oakland? Come have some snacks, drinks and conversation at our new West Oakland office. After two years at the
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We Are Stronger Than We Were Yesterday

Something amazing happened at SF City Hall on Tuesday, June 2. It wasn’t just about the hundreds of people who showed up to urge city supervisors to approve the moratorium, or the compelling stories that filled the chamber, it was
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