Category Archives: Executive Director

DVAP 2012 Pro Bono Awards

In honor of next week’s National Pro Bono Week, the Dallas Bar Association’s Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program (DVAP) hosted it’s annual Pro Bono Awards  last night. This year DVAP celebrates its 30th anniversary. As a pro bono agency, Human Rights … Continue reading

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Executive Director: Law Man Walking

HRI’s Executive Director Bill Holston, an avid hiker, has recently written an article for D Magazine’s Front Burner blog about his last hike of the summer. Bill went hiking in the Trinity Forest and ends up meeting some Burundian refugees. Click … Continue reading

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Abused Immigrants Count Too

Bill Holston and Chris Mansour co-wrote an editorial for the Dallas Morning News:

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From the office of Bill Holston: An Overview of the Struggles in Burma

“The Times they Are a Changin…” These words penned by Robert Zimmerman (better known by his pen name Bob Dylan) have always had a special meaning for those who wish for societal change. Those of us that work in the … Continue reading

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Epiphany of the Day: “To Be Great, Serve”

“To be great, serve.” ~ Bill Holston Dr. Martin Luther King once said, “Everybody can be great because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb … Continue reading

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