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WHAT IS A SUMMARY OFFENSE? A summary offense is the most minor type of criminal offense in Pennsylvania, and is often called a “non-traffic citation.” Summary offenses can include disorderly...
(Updated April 21, 2014) The following is a selection of articles about DPW's health reform plan, "Healthy PA." Corbett Medicaid Plan Puts Pennsylvanians at Breaking Point Over Cuts and Delays...
The following testimony was delivered by CLS Managing Attorney Michael Froehlich on April 16, 2014 in response to Office of Housing and Community Development's (OHCD) call for comment on its ear 40...
CLS Senior Attorney Monty Wilson delivered the following testimony to Philadelphia City Council on March 24, 2014. The testimony was for the Committee on Appropriations Public hearing on the state of...
The following comments were submitted by Community Legal Services to Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on April 10, 2014. Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the Healthy...
Pennsylvanians are overwhelmingly opposed to Healthy Pennsylvania, according to the responses submitted to the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) via the CMS comment tool...
CLS Attorney Kristen Dama delivered the following statement at the "Cover the Commonwealth" rally on April 7, 2014: Community Legal Services represents more than 12,000 low income Philadelphians...
Pennsylvania has filed its Healthy Pennsylvania Medicaid plan with the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).  CMS needs to hear from you that the plan would harm low income...
CLS Managing Attorney George Gould delivered the following testimony before the PA House Urban Affairs Committee on March 10, 2014. Good afternoon.  My name is George Gould and I thank the...
As power is restored to the remaining few families who lost light and heat during the recent storms, very little attention will be given to the more than 13,000 households who are still in the cold,...