Fundación de Asistencia Legal Rural de California
ABOGADOS POR LA JUSTICIA
Expanded Medi-Cal for Senior CA Residents
As of May 1, 2022, full scope Medi-Cal benefits, including preventative, behavioral health, long-term care, and dental and vision care, are available to undocumented residents in California age 50 or older.
10 Years of DACA + Time for Congressional Action
CRLAF will continue to advocate with immigrant youth and community partners until there is a pathway to permanent status for all. DACA has allowed more than 825,000 immigrant youth across the US break every barrier toward realizing their potential.
TPS Extended to Afghan & Ukrainian Nationals in the U.S.
While CRLAF applauds the recognition of dangerous/unstable/inhumane conditions in Ukraine and Afghanistan, TPS highlights the need to allow those fleeing the crises to find safety here as well.
U.S. Supreme Court Limits PAGA
CRLAF co-sponsored the Private Attorney General Act (PAGA) in 2003, a unique statute that has provided a critical mechanism for enforcement of fundamental labor law protections guaranteed to all California workers.