Landlord Drops Illegal Rent Increase

Thomas moved into a shared apartment in the Mission District four years ago. His roommate Michael had already lived there for several years. Thomas made certain that he had the landlord’s permission to move in, and even paid his rent directly to her. Everything was going well until Michael moved out, leaving Thomas as the only tenant.

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Major Donor Party 2014

ALRP celebrated our supporters on May 21 at Sinbad’s on Pier 2. We were proud to honor Karl Christiansen with the 2014 James C. Hormel Philanthropist Award and the Eviction Defense Collaborative with the 2014 Community Partner Award.

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Crossing New Borders to Help Our Clients

Jobs early on in your career often shape your impression of the related field at large – for better or for worse. Luckily for ALRP and our clients, Mary Bosworth’s journey led to her becoming a dedicated immigration attorney enthusiastic about improving our clients’ lives. Before law school Mary worked at the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society (HIAS), a refugee resettlement agency that placed Mary on the frontlines of protecting vulnerable individuals.

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ALRP Endorses #Not1more Campaign

As Obama Administration nears 2 million deportations, groups across US say “Not One More,” urge White House action

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ALRP Joins National Give OUT Day

Show support of the LGBTQ community and ALRP by making a donation on May 15

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