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Lawyers’ Committee for Civil rights Under Law’s Statement on Twitter’s Preliminary Action Against Hate Groups

This week, Twitter announced a change in their verified user policy and pulled the verified status of a number of notorious white supremacists, such as Richard Spence and Jason Kessler.

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One Of Trump’s Voter Fraud Commissioners Is Suing The Panel

November 9, 2017

Huffington Post

Maine’s Secretary of State Matthew Dunlap has expressed frustration over the lack of information on the commission’s activities. Dunlap is suing President Donald Trump’s voter fraud commission, of which he his a member.

Texas Lawsuit Threatens To Deny Jobs To People With Criminal Records

November 3, 2017

News One Now

Dariely Rodriguez on Roland Martin: Texas Lawsuit Threatens To Deny Jobs To People With Criminal Records

Kennesaw State Univ. Cheerleaders No Longer Allowed On The Field After #TakeAKnee Protest

October 28, 2017

News One Now

Dorian Spence on Roland Martin: Kennesaw State Univ. Cheerleaders No Longer Allowed On The Field After #TakeAKnee Protect

Partisan Justice?

October 23, 2017

MSNBC

On 10/22/17, Kristen Clarke appeared on Rev. Al Sharpton’s show on MSNBC to discuss North Carolina’s politicization of the judiciary.

The principal mission of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law is to secure equal justice for all through the rule of law, targeting in particular the inequities confronting African Americans and other racial and ethnic minorities. The Lawyers’ Committee is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization, formed in 1963 at the request of President John F. Kennedy to enlist the private bar's leadership and resources in combating racial discrimination and the resulting inequality of opportunity - work that continues to be vital today.

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