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OPLC and other advocates oppose drug testing legislation

September 2013

The bill regarding drug testing for Ohio Works First (OWF) recipients is being reintroduced as a three-county pilot. OPLC, COHHIO, ACLU, Ohio Association of Food Banks and The Ohio Council of Behavioral Health and Family Services Providers issued a joint press release opposing the bill. Coverage by The Blade (Toledo, Ohio), September 3, 2013 editorial […]

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OPLC rolls out new foreclosure self help website

August 2013

The Ohio Poverty Law Center and Pro Seniors, Inc. announced the completion of a new foreclosure self help website designed to help homeowners struggling with foreclosure, financial problems and family stability.  You can find this new site here

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OPLC Attorney Speaks About School to Prison at Columbus Metropolitan Club

March 2013

On October 24, 2012, OPLC Attorney Sarah Biehl appeared on a panel at the Columbus Metropolitan Club discussing the school to prison pipeline and how it impacts Ohio children. OPLC Attorney Sarah Biehl spoke on a Columbus Metropolitan Club panel at the Athletic Club of Columbus on Wednesday, October 24, 2012.  Sarah appeared with Ohio […]

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