Activists: Giving renters’ right to counsel would save Md. money

Every $1 spent providing legal services to low-income residents facing eviction generates a 624% return on investment for Baltimore and Maryland, according to a report released Monday. With hundreds of thousands of state residents out of work because of the COVID-19 pandemic, evictions are poised to surge throughout Maryland when emergency orders barring evictions are lifted, ...

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