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Attorney, legal services organization receive access to justice awards

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The Muslim Alliance of Indiana presented two awards today at its second annual Access to Justice luncheon.

The Judge David Shaheed Access to Justice Awards were given to the Community Development Law Center, an Indianapolis organization that provides free or low-cost legal services to community organizations; and Ann DeLaney, attorney and executive director of the Julian Center, an Indianapolis facility that helps victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and other life crises. The awards are named in honor of Marion Superior Judge David Shaheed.

7th Circuit Court of Appeals Judge David Hamilton gave the keynote address.

The Muslim Alliance of Indiana has a legal services clinic and an immigration clinic for refugees. For more information on MAI, contact executive director Shariq Siddiqui at (317) 641-0062.
 

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