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Task Force looking at Eviction Process

August 20th, 2021 by WCBC Radio

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh this week announced the membership of the Access to Counsel in Evictions Task Force, which will take effect starting October 1st. The task Force, created by an act of the General Assembly, will focus on helping to ensure that tenants facing eviction from their homes will have access to proper legal representation. Frosh told WBAL that that landlords have a tremendous advantage over tenants in most cases that end up in court- primarily because many of those people facing eviction simply can’t afford a lawyer..