Our Newsletters


This Saturday - Community Fair Housing Training and Intake Clinic - June 2018

Employer Hotline, Legal Clinic for Nonprofits, and More! - June 2018

Envisioning Equity: 2018 CUE Fellows Showcase|Thursday, June 28 - June 2018

Save the date: The Power of Connection August 23, 2018 - May 2018

Take Action for Automatic Voter Registration in Illinois - May 2018

Pro Bono Spotlight: Janet Goelz Hoffman, Community Law Project - May 2018

Schedule a FREE Consultation with our Employer Hotline May 24th! - May 2018

Healing Community Violence: Root Causes/Holistic Solutions - April 2018

Coming Up: Workshops on Small Business and Property Tax - April 2018

What are next week's Local School Council elections about, and why should you vote? - April 2018

April 24 Panel on Community Violence + April 28 Free Summit on Fair Housing at 50 - April 2018

This Month: Bootcamp for Nonprofit Founders | Small Business Workshop | Employer Hotline - April 2018

Free Community Summit April 28 | Our Chicago: The Fight and Future of Fair Housing at 50 - April 2018

Events this Month: Business Law Series, Small Business Workshop, & Webinar on Interns - April 2018

March 2018 Quarter Report: Elections, School Closures and Property Tax Discrimination - March 2018

Learn the Basics of Entrepreneurship in our 3-part workshop series! - March 2018

Protecting Our Vote in Yesterday's Illinois Primary - March 2018

Announcing April Bootcamp for Nonprofit Founders + Consumer Fraud Webinar Thursday - March 2018

You're Invited: Community Land Trusts Workshop March 27 - March 2018

Third Plaintiff Joins Our Property Tax Discrimination Lawsuit - March 2018

Pro Bono Spotlight: Greg Schweizer, Hate Crime Project - March 2018

What Housing Providers Need to Know about Fair Housing: Free Seminars in March - March 2018

Volunteer for Election Protection Today |"Voting Behind Bars" CLE Panel on March 14 - March 2018

Schedule a FREE Consultation with our Employer Hotline March 22nd! - March 2018

Upcoming Events with the Education Equity Project this Month! - March 2018

Yesterday's vote by CPS to close schools will further inequity in Chicago education. - March 2018

Needed: Volunteers for March 20 Election Protection Call Center and Field Program - February 2018

Yesterday's study on the Cook County Assessor's Office leaves no room for doubt. Our property tax system is broken. - February 2018

 Upcoming Events and Updates from the Education Equity Project - February 2018

 Happy Valentine's Day to our Volunteers - February 2018

 Save the Date - SB 100 Convening March 22, 2018 - February 2018

 Learn the Basics of Entrepreneurship in our 3-part workshop series! - February 2018

 What is Fair Housing and How Does it Work? Free Seminar Next Tuesday  - January 2018

 The #MeToo Movement: Strategies to Prevent Harassment and Protect Your Organization - January 2018

Bootcamp 2018 for Founders of Nonprofit Startups Begins in February! - January 2018

Join Us Next Thursday | The Impact of Hate Speech in Our Community - January 2018

Cook County Assessor’s Illegal Property Tax System Must End! - January 2018

March 20 Election Protection Update + Goodbye to Trump's Voter Fraud Commission - January 2018


Your year-end support helps build a Chicago that we are proud to call home. - December 2017

Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Sues Cook County Assessor Berrios for Discrimination - December 2017

Happy Holidays from the Community Law Project! - December 2017

Missing Crimes: How Illinois Hate Crime Data Disappears - December 2017

Spotlight on Success: Katten Attorneys Secure Civil Rights Wins in Federal Court Settlements - December 2017

Reminder: Bootcamp for Founders of Nonprofit Startups Begins Next Month! - November 2017

Monday's Action on Automatic Voter Registration: Will You Join Us? - November 2017

Bootcamp for Founders of Nonprofit Startups Begins Next Month! - November 2017

Join Our Illinois Employment Law Update Webinar Nov. 30 - November 2017

Check out this week's events from the Housing Opportunity Project - November 2017

How the American Indian Center Got the Legal Help to Survive - October 2017

Last night, we celebrated civil rights and democracy together. - October 2017

Last chance to get tickets for Democracy Fights Back next Tuesday! - October 2017

Nonprofit Bootcamp, Copyright Clinic, and More October Announcements from the Community Law Project - October 2017

What does entrepreneurship have to do with civil rights? Meet Sonny Garg at our annual benefit - October 2017

Fighting Hate Crime in Illinois | Free Training - October 2017

Housing Choice Voucher Discrimination | Free Training & Clinic - October 2017

Join poet, educator, and activist Kevin Coval at Democracy Fights Back on October 10 - September 2017

Meet Kristen Clarke at our annual benefit on October 10! - September 2017

Young Artists from Louder Than a Bomb Will Perform Oct. 10. Will You Be There? - September 2017

#DefendDACA: Volunteering and Resources in Chicago - September 2017

Reminder: Our Workshop for Nonprofits Next Wednesday - September 2017

Democracy Fights Back: Join Our Annual Event October 10 - September 2017

The Legislative Process and Charities: A Free Workshop for Nonprofits - August 2017

The Attorney General's Lawsuit for Chicago Police Reform - August 2017

Automatic Voter Registration Becomes Law in Illinois! - August 2017

A Night of Inspiration - August 2017

Please join our Community Law Project for The Power of Connection at Skadden, Arps LLP - August 2017

Our Response to Charlottesville - August 2017

The Power of Connection is Just Two Weeks Away - August 2017

Voting Rights Updates and a Fond Farewell - July 2017

Introducing our New Advocacy Director Aneel Chablani - July 2017

You're Invited to The Power of Connection - July 2017

New Legal Alerts: Minimum Wage Increase and Paid Sick Leave - June 2017

We've Changed Our Name! - June 2017

New Voter Data Site Shows Over 1,000 Voting Issues on Election Day in Illinois - June 2017

Surprise! Check out our new look at Chicago Lawyers' Committee - June 2017

Upcoming Workshops on Community Benefits and Small Business - May 2017

It's Time for Crain's Small Business Week!

April Updates and Events from The Law Project

Not That Kind of Lawyer: Part 3 of our Series on Source of Income (SOI) Discrimination

Yesterday's Municipal Election: Update from the Voting Rights Project

March Updates and Events from the Voting Rights Project

Building Community Equity: Tax Increment Financing Workshop

March Updates and Events from The Law Project

Support the Voting Rights Project with beer and a show Feb. 28!

Transforming School Discipline Collaborative Newsletter

The Discrimination Test: Part 2 of our Series on Source of Income (SOI) Discrimination

Stand with Chicago Lawyers' Committee on MLK Day 2017


"We Don't Rent to Section 8": Part 1 of Our Series on Source of Income (SOI) Discrimination

Supporting civil rights on #GivingTuesday

The Law Project Opens Helpline for Overtime Questions

December 12 workshop on Community Benefits Agreements

November Updates and Events from The Law Project

How to sign up as a field volunteer on Election Day

October Updates from the Educational Equity Project

Election Day Countdown: October Updates from the Voting Rights Project

Spotlight on Success: How Auburn-Gresham Fought Back and Won

Legal Alert: Important information about the new overtime regulations

Q & A with Ami Gandhi, Lead Attorney for the Voting Rights Project

August Updates and Events from The Law Project

June Updates and Events from The Law Project

Newest Collaborative Effort to Transform School Discipline


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