July 2020 Bar Bulletin
By Kaitlin Heinen
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought unprecedented levels of uncertainty. The uncertainty felt by all of us can be seen in our governments, our courts, our colleagues, our clients, our neighbors, and our families. This uncertainty is what unites us in this historic moment because no one can know what the future holds. That did not discourage the Housing Justice Project team from quickly adapting its services to our new shared reality of social distancing measures and stay-at-home orders.
Soon after the President declared a national emergency on Friday, March 13, the HJP team discussed the difficult choice of closing our clinic offices. On the following Monday, March 16,...