Socorro Residents to Announce Legal Action in Response to Summer Flooding

MEDIA ADVISORY December 10, 2013 Contact: 
Cynthia Martinez, Communications Director * 512-374-2764 * cmartinez@trla.org SOCORRO, Texas – Represented by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA), thirty Socorro residents will be taking legal action against the City of Socorro in response to unprecedented flooding experienced in their neighborhood this summer. WHAT: Press conference to announce legal action…

Know Your Rights Campaign Educates Migrant Workers on Legal Issues

Contact: Daniela Dwyer, Attorney * 956-447-4819 * ddwyer@trla.org Cynthia Martinez, Communications Director * 512-374-2764 * cmartinez@trla.org WESLACO, Texas – June 5, 2013 – A new educational campaign aims to inform local migrant farmworkers of their legal rights before they leave the Rio Grande Valley for the summer months. Developed by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA),…