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January 6, 2020 - 5:27 pm

December 19, 2019 The Senate passed today by a vote of 81-11 appropriations legislation that includes $440...

January 1, 2020 - 12:00 am

Each year, during the months of February, March, and April, the legal aid programs in Missouri participate in The...

December 18, 2019 - 8:42 pm

Understanding Missouri’s New Expungement Law Reprinted from The Missouri Bar LawyerHelp page, at  http://...

December 1, 2019 - 10:58 am

  BY JENNIFER A. DAVIS[1]   Families caring for a loved one who is incapacitated or has died are...

November 9, 2019 - 7:35 pm

A new state law is helping those with criminal records get a fresh start.  The law, which went into effect in 2018...

October 8, 2019 - 9:05 pm

WASHINGTON – The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) today released By the Numbers: The Data Underlying Legal Aid Programs...

October 8, 2019 - 8:51 pm

WASHINGTON – The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) announced today that Legal Services of Eastern Missouri will receive...

October 2, 2019 - 9:17 am

JEFFERSON CITY — After months of review, Gov. Mike Parson’s administration will allow Missourians who receive certain...

September 22, 2019 - 5:27 pm

The Robert C. Welch Volunteer Attorney Project Award was created in partnership with the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar...

September 21, 2019 - 7:43 pm

Did you know that Boone County, Missouri is “among the worst counties in the U.S. in helping poor children up the...

May 6, 2019 - 9:28 am

Law Day 2019 | Statement of John G. Levi, Chair, Board of Directors, Legal Services Corporation April 30, 2019 In...

March 19, 2019 - 8:37 pm

COLUMBIA, MO - A mid-Missouri lawyer on Friday said you should seek help right away if you don't understand any of...

March 12, 2019 - 8:39 pm

Everyone needs a lawyer at some point in their lives — whether you’re dealing with a divorce or need a will drawn up,...

February 21, 2019 - 7:49 pm

Legal Aid of Western Missouri's (LAWMO) Volunteer Attorney Project (VAP) was chosen by the Supreme Court of Missouri to...

February 21, 2019 - 10:31 am

Missouri Supreme Court Chief Justice Zel Fischer announced during the 2019 State of Judiciary address that the Supreme...