The Orlando location has brought on six Puerto Rican attorneys through the Authorized Legal Aid Practitioners Rule, while the Miami location has two and is waiting to hear back from four others. In addition to licensed attorneys supervising the Puerto Rican practitioners, the clinic will also enlist veteran Florida lawyers to volunteer as mentors for these displaced attorneys. Moreover, the office is open to hiring attorneys who are not from the island. … [Read more...] about Florida nonprofit legal clinic hires Puerto Rican attorneys displaced by Hurricane Maria
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Several large power outages have hit Puerto Rico in recent months, but Wednesday was the first time since the Category 4 storm struck on Sept. 20 that the U.S. territory has experienced a full island-wide blackout. It snarled traffic across the island, interrupted classes and work and forced dozens of businesses to temporarily close, including the island's largest mall and popular tourist attractions like a 16th-century fort in the historic part of Puerto Rico's capital. … [Read more...] about Puerto Rico Hit With Island-Wide Blackout Nearly 7 Months After Maria; Excavator to Blame
The former Ferrari driver's family shared an emotional message in March 2018 thanking fans for their "empathy" and "understanding his situation is not to be shared in the public eye". … [Read more...] about Who is Michael Schumacher’s daughter Gina Maria and what has she said about her father’s condition?
What is a Google Doodle? In 1998, the search engine founders Larry and Sergey drew a stick figure behind the second 'o' of Google as a message to that they were out of office at the Burning Man festival and with that, Google Doodles were born. … [Read more...] about Who was Maria Reiche? Mathematician who researched Peru’s Nazca lines honoured by Google Doodle