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SEEKING JUSTICE TOGETHER.

We envision a Washington State in which every person enjoys full human rights and economic opportunities.

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WE ARE A
LEGAL IMPACT
ORGANIZATION.

Our focus is on big, systemic change. We do this through two main advocacy areas. Visit our About Us page to learn more, or explore our Advocacy Issues.

Impact Litigation

Policy Reform

The Power of Movement Lawyering

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A message from Columbia Legal Services Executive Director, Merf Ehman, "I have to recognize where I have power because when I do not I can harm others without any intent to do so."...Read More

Register Today for 2020 Virtual Imagine Justice!

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Registration for Imagine Justice is now available....Read More

Local Group in Wenatchee Urges Local Leaders to Listen to Science, Experts, and Essential Workers

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Prematurely Reopening the Economy Puts Profits Over People...Read More
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The Power of Movement Lawyering

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Register Today for 2020 Virtual Imagine Justice!

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Local Group in Wenatchee Urges Local Leaders to Listen to Science, Experts, and Essential Workers

2020 VIRTUAL
IMAGINE JUSTICE

Support communities most impacted by the pandemic and join us virtually at our annual fundraiser. October 14, 2020

Colvin v. Inslee

People in prison filed suit in the Washington Supreme Court asking the Court to order the Secretary of the Department of Corrections (DOC) and Governor Jay Inslee to take immediate steps to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in state prisons.

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Student Loan Reform

Creating higher education and employment opportunities through student loan reform.

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City of Seattle v. Steven Long

A King County Superior Court judge ruled in favor of a Seattle vehicle resident whose home was impounded by the City, marking a significant win for the rights of individuals who live in their vehicles.

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Benefits for Undocumented Individuals in Relation to COVID-19

Benefits resource guide for undocumented individuals during COVID-19 pandemic.

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Advocacy Related to COVID-19

We are working tirelessly with other advocates, activists, and community organizations to mitigate the extreme risks facing people living and working in Washington State due to the current COVID-19 outbreak.

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Familias Unidas pos la Justicia v. WA State Department of Labor & Industries

This lawsuit is intended to protect the health of Washington farmworkers during the COVID-19 pandemic because state agencies have refused to do so.

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Criminal Justice Reform issue
Criminal Justice Reform
Economic Justice issue
Economic Justice
Housing & Homelessness issue
Housing & Homelessness
Immigrant Justice issue
Immigrant Justice
Systems Reform issue
Systems Reform
Worker Justice issue
Worker Justice

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