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Divorce, Custody, Parenting Time, Child Support, Revoking Paternity, Children's Protective Services, Name Change, Emancipation, Stepparent Adoption
Leases, Landlord/Tenant matters, Mobile Homes, Eviction, Security Deposits, Subsidized Housing, Home Ownership, Foreclosure.
Debts and Debt Collection, Garnishment, Small Claims, Financial Abuse, Installment Payment Plans
Food Stamps, Cash Assistance, Medicare, Medicaid, Disability Benefits, Social Security, Other Benefits
Earned Income Tax Credit, Free Tax Preparation, Innocent Spouse Relief, Tax Refund Garnishment.
IDs and Driver's Licenses, Name and Gender Marker Changes, Criminal Law, Clearing Criminal Records, Victims' Resources, Identity Theft
Workers' Rights, Unemployment Benefits, Unpaid Wages, Safety and Workers' Compensation, Discrimination
Special Education/ Accommodations, Discipline, Student Rights, Students with Limited English.
Work and Housing Rights for Migrant and Seasonal Farmworkers, Health and Safety, Immigration and Other Practical Information for Farmworkers
Language and Disability Accommodation, Housing Rights, Workplace Rights, Education Rights, Voting Rights.
Wills, Distributing Property After Someone Dies, Powers of Attorney, End-of-Life Planning, Disability Planning
Family-Based Immigration, Naturalization and Citizenship, Detention, Removal, Asylum, Refugees, VAWA and Visas for Crime Victims, Living in Michigan
Filing Court Documents, Serving Court Documents, Fee Waivers, Language and Disability Access, Evidence and Other Rules for Trials and Hearings, Finding a Lawyer
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