AP story featuring right to counsel, NCCRC picked up by Washington Post and NYTimes

03/30/2016, Miscellaneous, All Basic Human Needs

The significant increase in legislation across the country to expand the right to counsel in civil cases has not gone unnoticed. Today the Associated Press featured the legislation and the NCCRC in a story about the importance of a right to counsel when basic human needs at stake. The AP story has been picked up by the NY Times, ABC, Salon, the Washington Post, the Washington Times, Yahoo News, and almost 200 state/local newspapers and radio stations, including the Miami Herald, The San Diego Tribune, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

Below is a full list of state and local news outlets that have picked up the story:


- AK: Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

- AL: Decatur Daily, Dothan Eagle, Opelika-Auburn News, Tuscaloosa News

- AR: KTAR News

- CA: The Appeal-Democrat, Contra Costa Times, Imperial Valley Press, Lompoc Record, Monterey Herald, San Diego Tribune, San Jose Mercury News, SFGate

- CO; The Denver Post, The Gazette (Colorado Springs), The San Francisco Chronicle

- CT: CBS Connecticut, The Connecticut Post, Fairfield Citizen, Fox61, New Haven Register, The News Times, Stamford Advocate

- D.C.: WTOP, the Times-Union

- FL: Action News Jax (CBS/Fox), Bradenton Herald, Cape Coral Daily Breeze, Daytona Beach News-Journal, Gainesville Sun, The Ledger, Miami Herald, Naples Daily News, WDBO News 96.5, Ocala StarBanner, Sarasota Herald-Tribune, Tampa Tribune, TCPalm

- GA: Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Augusta Chronicle, The Ledger-Inquirer, Moultrie Observer, News 95.5, The Telegraph, Valdosta Daily Times, WSB-TV Atlanta, WTOC, WTVM (ABC)

- IA: The Courier, The Daily Nonpareil, KWWL, Ottumwa Courier, Sioux City Journal

- ID: Bonner County Daily Bee, Idaho State Journal, KPVI, The Times-News

- IL: Herald & Review, Herald-Whig, KFVS 12 (CBS), The Journal-Gazette & Times-Courier, The Pantagraph, Quad City Times, The Southern Illinoisan, WSIL (ABC)

- IN: Indiana Lawyer, The Times/nwi.com, WANE

- KY:  970 The Answer (conservative), The Advocate Messenger, Bowling Green Daily News, KFVS 12 (CBS), Ledger Independent, Lex18 News, Lexington Herald Leader, Messenger-Inquirer, WDRB, WPSD (NBC)

- LA: The Courier, Daily Comet, Fox8 New Orleans

- MA: ABC6, Boston Herald, Fox25 Boston, The Sun Chronicle, Western Mass News

- MD: Daily Record, WBAL

- MI: Detroit LegalNews, Herald-Palladium, Midland Daily News

- MN: KAAL (ABC 6), KXRA Voice of Alexandria, Post-Bulletin, Star Tribune, Winona Daily News

- MO: Daily Journal, KFVS 12 (CBS), Lebanon Daily Record, The Missourian, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

- MS Sun Herald, WDAM, WLOX (ABC)

- MT: Billings Gazette, Independent Record, The Missoulian, Montana Standard

- NC: The Dispatch, Hickory Daily Record, Independent Tribune, The McDowell News, The News Herald, Statesville Record & Landmark, The Dispatch, WBT Charlotte, WRAL

- ND: Bismarck Tribune

- NE: Beatrice Daily Sun, Fremont Tribune, Hastings Tribune, Lincoln Journal Star, Scottsbluff Star-Herald, The Telegram

- NJ: New Jersey Herald, Press of Atlantic City

- NV: Las Vegas Sun

- NY: The Citizen (Cayuga County), The Daily Star, NY Newsday, News 7, The Observer, The Palladium-Times, The Post Star, Utica Observer-Dispatch (alt version), WHEC Rochester NBC), WNYT (NBC)

- OH: The Courier, Fox 19, The Review Times, WFMJ (NBC)

- OK: The Oklahoman, Tulsa Daily World

- OR: Corvallis Gazette-Times, Daily Astorian, Daily News, East Oregonian

- PA: Courier-Express, Erie Times-News, Gettysburg Times, Herald-Standard, Morning Times, Philadelphia Inquirer, Reading Eagle, The Sentinel, Times Leader, Times Observer, Williamsport Sun-Gazette, WNTP News Talk

- RI: ABC6

- SC: Conservative Talk 94.5, Lawyers Weekly, The Morning News, the Spartanburg Herald-Journal, the Times & Democrat, WMBF (NBC)

- SD: Rapid City Journal

- TN: Daily Times, Times Free Press, WMC (NBC), WRCB (NBC), WSMV (NBC)

- TX: Baytown Sun, Beaumont Enterprise, Brownsville Daily Herald, The Bryan Eagle, The Facts, Houston Chronicle, KLBJ, Laredo Morning Times, Lufkin Daily News, My San Antonio, Valley Star, Waco Tribune

- UT: Daily Herald, KSL

- VA: Bristol Herald Courier, Daily Progress, The News & Advance, Richmond Times-Dispatch, Roanoke Times


- WA: The Columbian, Seattle Times, SeattlePI

- WI: Beloit Daily News, The Journal Times, Watertown Daily Times

- WV: The Herald-Dispatch, The Register-Herald

- WY: Casper Star Tribune, Gillette News Record


Nccrc_involvement_icon NCCRC is prominently featured in the story and worked with the reporter who wrote it.