New Hampshire Legal Assistance Blog
2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the passage of the federal Fair Housing Act. By prohibiting discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, familial status and disability, in all types of housing and housing services, the FHA ensures equal housing opportunity. Because ou ...read more
March 22 marked crossover, the day when all bills still under consideration in the New Hampshire Legislature cross from one chamber to the other. NHLA advocates across all practice areas have been involved with various legislation that could harm – or help – low-income residents in New Ham ...read more
New Hampshire Legal Assistance, NH Housing Finance Authority and Hanover Hill Health Care Center are sponsoring a fair housing conference, Civil Rights and Resources for Residents of Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities, on Tuesday, April 24.
The free conference is designed for f ...read more
By Max Sullivan
CONCORD -- A state House bill could expedite the process for elderly and disabled people to acquire relief from financial exploiters, its crafters using the state’s existing domestic violence protective order process as the blueprint. The bill, HB 180 ...read more