CLS inherits a rich legacy of farmworker justice in our state: State v. Fox was a pivotal case that established the right of advocates to enter rural labor camps to support and educate farmworkers in their struggle for dignity and opportunity. More
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Second Chances: A criminal record can be a barrier to finding a job and a place to live long after serving time. The reentry clinics and legislative advocacy of the Institutions Project improve opportunities for people reentering their communities after incarceration. More.
"I wanted justice...for the farmworkers who are poorly paid and mitreated, and always humiliated because we are afraid to speak."
- CLS Client, on legal representation affecting nearly 1,000 farmworkers experiencing discrimination.