Vera Institute of Justice Shares New Polling Data Finding Overwhelming Support Among New Yorkers for Immigration Legal Services Funding A broad coalition is calling for the restoration of critical services for families facing separation and deportation


Coalition of Immigrant Advocates Announces New Campaign to Restore Funding for Legal Services in State Budget

Members of Broad Coalition Commit to Media, Public Education, Grassroots and Lobbying Campaign to Protect Immigrant Legal Services

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – January 30, 2020 ALBANY – The Vera Institute of Justice today announced the launch of a new campaign aimed at restoring funding in the Governor’s budget for the New York Immigrant Family Unity Project (NYIFUP) and all of the deportation defense services funded under the Liberty Defense Project. The Liberty Defense Project (L ...

Press Release
January 29, 2020
Press Release