Federal Court Says Hawaii Takes Too Long Processing Food Stamp Applications

On November 17, 2011, the District Court ruled that Hawaii was clearly out of compliance with federal processing time requirements and that plaintiffs were suffering serious harm. The preliminary injunction order requires the development of a corrective action plan.  Alston Hunt Floyd & Ing and Hawai’i Appleseed Center for Law and Economic Justice joined NCLEJ as co-counsel. Read more