Press Room

For media inquiries, contact Lane Pickett at lanepickett@povertylaw.org or 312.368.5231. See our most recent press releases below.

All families deserve to live in happy and stable homes free from criminalization, family separation, and surveillance.

The latest move by the Trump Administration to erode federal civil rights protections has especially cruel timing in the midst of a global pandemic.

On August 31, 2020 the parties reached resolution in the case.

“A Call for Racial Justice” seeks to inform, create dialogue, mobilize action and change

We must demand a sustained and comprehensive set of actions to finally dismantle these inequities.

New report describes an urgent and ongoing environmental and health crisis for many families living in affordable housing.

The presence of police officers in our schools and their detrimental impact on Black and Brown children is well documented.

Each day children and parents continue to be apart exacerbates existing harms.

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