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This edition: Legal Aid Society

Episode Details

Original tape date: February 7, 2014.

First aired: February 19, 2014.

CityWide series host Ken Fisher continues the 18th season on CUNY-TV, talking with Steven Banks, Attorney-in-Chief at The Legal Aid Society.

The Legal Aid Society is a private, not-for-profit legal services organization, the oldest and largest in the nation, dedicated since 1876 to providing quality legal representation to low-income New Yorkers. It is dedicated to one simple but powerful belief: that no New Yorker should be denied access to justice because of poverty. The Society handles 300,000 individual cases and matters annually and provides a comprehensive range of legal services in three areas: the Civil, Criminal and Juvenile Rights Practices.

Guest List

Steven Banks Attorney-in-Chief, Legal Aid Society