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Military Base Closures and Reuse Planning

Representing the Poor

By Lauren Hallinan & Catherine Bishop

As a practice area, military base closures offer one of the more promising venues to reach the goals that underlie legal services work. This article outlines base-closure law and discusses how advocates can utilize the 1994 base-closure law on behalf of their clients. It also addresses participation in reuse planning, the components and goals of successful military-base-closure advocacy, and the promotion of meaningful involvement among client and community organizations.

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