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Services (3)

  • Know Your Rights Series

    Housing Rights education for mobile home park communities. In partnership with Adams County, our attorneys present a monthly education series (5 total) to equip residents with the information necessary to self-advocate and defend their rights in mobile home parks.

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    Housing Rights education for mobile home park communities. In partnership with Adams County, our attorneys present a monthly education series (5 total) to equip residents with the information necessary to self-advocate and defend their rights in mobile home parks.

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  • Vacated Eviction for Disabled Tenant

    A disabled tenant received an eviction notice based on nonpayment and contacted CPLP for help. Working quickly, a volunteer attorney filed an emergency motion seeking to vacate the eviction order, arguing that the CDC declaration provided protection for this tenant. The landlord agreed and vacated the eviction order, allowing the tenant to stay in his home.

  • Navigating Consular Bureaucracy

    A Kenyan woman attended a CPLP monthly clinic in dire need of notarized paperwork required to comply with consular regulations. CPLP volunteer attorneys were able to help untangle the confusing requirements and obtain notarized copies of her passport, identification card, and power of attorney forms.

  • Keeping Our Clients Out of Jail

    While out of state in Oklahoma, a woman did not receive notices indicating that she was responsible for child support payments in Jefferson County. Hoping to address the situation, the woman attended a CPLP monthly clinic. The attorney she was paired with discovered that an arrest warrant had been issued for the delinquent child support payments, but was able to negotiate a withdrawal of the warrant and establish a payment plan with the client.

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  • News

    CPLP News & Media We are proud of the work our team and volunteers do. The following publications have covered our efforts to increase access to justice and legal representation for marginalized, underserved, low-income individuals in Colorado. For media inquiries, please email Deputy Executive Director MacKenzie; for Spanish news media resources, please visit our Spanish page. Veteran Housing Bill Veterans and service members, who have sacrificed so much for the wellbeing of their country, should not be denied housing because a landlord harbors unfounded prejudices. Colorado Poverty Law Project is excited to work with Representative Ortiz on legislation in 2022 to ensure that this doesn't happen in Colorado. Read our full press release here and please contact us at jack@copovertylawproject.org if you would like to lend support CO Women's Bar Assoc Lift Nuestro socio Historia del socio de recaudación de fondos ... Predatory towing rampant at Colorado mobile home parks, residents say The experiences in Berkeley Village are hardly exceptions for mobile home residents across the Front Range. Towing companies have been running wild in those communities for years, homeowners and housing advocates said, towing cars for minor violations or, sometimes, for no explicit reason. Lawmakers are hoping a beefed-up towing task force will more closely regulate these companies — and further legislation may be on the way. CO Women's Bar Assoc Lift Nuestro socio Historia del socio de recaudación de fondos ... Mint Urban Infinity Tenants Ready to Fight Landlord in Court Disabled tenants can file an accessibility complaint with the Denver Division of Disability Rights, and rental assistance programs can assist tenants facing eviction or struggling financially. Nonprofits like the Denver Metro Fair Housing Center, 9to5 Colorado and the Colorado Poverty Law Project assist renters with finding financial and legal resources, but they can't keep up with demand. And without legal representation, renters are far outmatched by unresponsive landlords. CO Women's Bar Assoc Lift Nuestro socio Historia del socio de recaudación de fondos ...

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