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Receivership as a Remedy for Poor Agency Performance

By Lynn E. Cunningham & Dennis Foley

Advocates for poor people should strongly consider asking the courts for receiverships and the appointment of special masters to oversee necessary reforms in public agencies that are failing low-income clients. This article, which includes a case study, discusses the advantages of receivership and the legal standards and strategies for obtaining receivership.

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