The Collective of Applied Law & Legal Realism (CALR) is the rapid delivery mechanism of AmerBON’s pro bono services.
CALR hosted a Legal Aid Chit Chat Clinic on Facebook Live on 28 April 2020. During the session, the advocates responded to some challenges that people have faced since the imposition of the Movement Control Order (MCO) by the government to contain the spread of COVID-19.
The topics discussed included:
- Arrests and sentencing for MCO violations
- Employment issues
- Immigration policy and foreign spouses
- Domestic violence
- Tenancy agreements
- Travel package refunds
- Recourse for foreigners and refugees