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Rights, Education, Access, Law for New York (RealNY).

Powered by the legal information website, LawHelpNY, RealNY is a is a public-interest information blog that covers news, stories and organizations that matter to the lives of low-income New Yorkers, especially in regards to access to justice. 

We post short informative plain-English articles to help New Yorkers learn about their legal rights relevant to current events and community needs.

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