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Statement: Trump again resorts to division and distraction, instead of offering unity and real solutions.

Yesterday afternoon, President Trump held a press conference to announce a major shift in US asylum policy. In practice the shift would all but ban asylum and seems to be willfully ignorant of US and international law. Additionally, he announced that the administration intends to begin holding all immigrants—including asylum-seekers and vulnerable families—indefinitely in “tent cities”…

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New Story Maps Show the Importance of Civil Legal Assistance for South Carolinians in Areas Hit Hardest by Hurricane Florence

IMMEDIATE RELEASE: New Story Maps Show the Importance of Civil Legal Assistance for South Carolinians in Areas Hit Hardest by Hurricane Florence Media Contact: Sue Berkowitz | [email protected] | 803-779-1113 x 101 Columbia, SC – South Carolina Appleseed Legal Justice Center, in partnership with Nelson Mullins, LLP, and the South Carolina Bar Foundation, is working to identify…

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Hurricane Guide

South Carolina is preparing for Hurricane Florence. With the start of the hurricane season it’s important to have a plan, especially if you live in frequently-affected areas. This 2018 hurricane guide will help you prepare. It has important contacts, information about evacuations, what to do with pets, and much more. Please carefully review all information…

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