Public welfare caseworkers and client referrals to legal services.
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Public welfare caseworkers and client referrals to legal services. by Dorothy Linder Maddi

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Published by American Bar Foundation in Chicago .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Legal services -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

SeriesLegal services for the poor
LC ClassificationsHV682.A5 M34
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 10 p.
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5343361M
LC Control Number72197528

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