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Groups cope with less money, staff this year

Chicago Daily Law Bulletin - August 16th, 2012

Michael T. Connor, executive director of Prairie State Legal Services Inc., said this year’s federal funding cuts put legal aid groups in a tough spot — again.

“You’re always doing traige, figuring out who you’re going to say yes to and who you’re going to say no to,” O’Connor said. “for the people you turn away, there’s no other good solution out there.

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