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The CDC’s decision to ease mask guidelines for fullly vaccinated people has led to a number of questions that Texans have regarding mask policies and medical privacy in the workplace and beyond.
This article provides information about creditor discrimination, terms of credit, and evaluating your income. This article was provided by the Federal Trade Commission.
This article provides information on Crime Victims' Compensation administrative appeals and reconsideration. This article was provided by Texas Attorney General.
This article tells the ways to apply for compensation if you are a victim of a crime. Specifically, it provides the application and more. This article was written by the Office of the Attorney General.
This article provides information on crime victim compensation and victim services along with other information. This article was provided by Texas Attorney General.
This article tells how the Texas Crime Victims' Compensation Fund helps victims and their families pay for the financial cost of a crime. Specifically, it lists the requirements, who is eligible and more. The material is excerpted from the website of the Office of the Attorney General.  
This article provides information on dealing with denials or reductions of Medicaid services. This information is excerpted from content by Disability Rights Texas.  
This article tells you about the American with Disabilities Act, disability anti-discrimination laws, and more. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article tells you about concerns that may arise for your immigration status after a natural disaster and what steps to take next. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.   
This article tells you about disaster relief programs availabe to immigrants and specific conditions that may need to be met. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article provides information on how a school must interact with parents with limited English proficiency. This article was written by the United States Department of Education.     
This article answers frequently answered questions about legal emancipation in Texas.
This article provides you with useful information on the employment rights of undocumented workers under Federal and Texas Law. This article was written by TexasLawHelp staff. 
This article contains information about evictions and reasonable accommodations in Texas. This article was provided by Disability Rights Texas.
This article was written by American Gateways. It provides a brief overview of what to expect if you are facing deportation proceedings. It is not a substitute for a lawyer's advice. If you are facing deportation, talk to an immigration lawyer.
This article provides answers to common questions about family-based immigration. Specifically, it discusses getting a "green card" for a family member. This article was written by American Gateways.  
This article tells how to file a grievance about a problem in prison, before a lawsuit is filed. Additionally, it tells how the Prison Litigation Reform Act (PLRA) requirements before going to federal court. This article was written by Texas Civil Rights Project. 
This article provides information on rules applied to prison-related grievances; where to find grievance forms; and what to do if a grievance is ineffective. This article was written by Texas Civil Rights Project.
This article provides the options a person of age or who is suffering from a disease or injury has in regards to guardianship. Specifically, how one is appointed and their role as a guardian. This article was written by the State Bar of Texas. 
This article was written by Diocesan Migrant & Refugee Services. It provides general, broad information, and is not case-specific on deportation and defenses to it. It contains information to help you figure out if you might qualify for relief from deportation (formally known as “removal”).