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Amid deportations, SJC’s chief justice pleads for $5m hike in funding for civil legal aid

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By Travis Andersen GLOBE STAFF  JANUARY 25, 2018

The chief justice of the state’s highest court made an impassioned plea Thursday for a $5 million increase in public funding for civil legal aid for poor Massachusetts residents, including undocumented immigrants facing possible deportation and the severing of their families.