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But one recent trend that has surprised even court officials is how many addicts are appealing directly to a judge - willing to give up their civil rights in exchange for some help. Outside a courtroom at the Springfield Hall of Justice, a 33-year-old ...
Princeton Council passed an ordinance Monday night to re-establish a civil rights Commission. The proposal to form the Commission, which previously existed from 1968 to 1998, was officially introduced last month.

It's a rare day when the editorial pages of The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and The Washington Post are of one mind.
Add Colin Powell's name to the long list of prominent Republicans who are voting for Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. A retired four-star general, Powell, of course, was President George W. Bush's Secretary of State and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs ...
One group claims that driving while black is a high risk activity.Taneisha Gillyard of Gideon's army says, In black and brown communities there's a growing ...

The Donald Trump campaign has shut down its active high-dollar fundraising operation. While Hillary Clinton continues to attend fundraisers and work to promote Democrats across the country, since last week Trump has decided to not attend any more ...
New York City - The New York City-based FBI team investigating if police violated the civil rights of Eric Garner has been replaced by a Washington-D.
MANHATTAN (CN) - Amid reports on federal monitoring of protesters, two prominent civil-rights groups filed a lawsuit (pdf) demanding that the FBI and Department of Homeland Security cough up records on their surveillance of Movement for Black Lives ...
Selma, Alabama was the site of Bloody Sunday, a civil rights movement that would gain the attention of the country. On Sunday March 7, 1965 Hosea Williams and John Lewis led a group of 600 over the Edmund Pettus Bridge, pictured here on Feb. 14, 2015 ...
*Attorney Antonio Moore and Political Commentator Yvette Carnell discuss the recent decision allowing billionaire Byron Allen to proceed against Charter ...
civil rights leader John Lewis rallies supporters to vote for Josh Gottheimer. By KIM LUEDDEKE. STAFF WRITER |. The Record.
CASTLE ROCK, Colo. -- Selfies have become so ingrained in society that pictures are snapped virtually anytime and anyplace. But there's one place lawmakers want to keep cameras away: Marked election ballots.
On the fourth and final morning of last summer's Democratic National Convention, Rashad Robinson rose early, selected a hat to match his suit, and traveled via Uber to a converted industrial WeWork installation in an otherwise barren and ...
HIGH POINT, N.C. - Clarence Henderson was hailed as a hero nearly 60 years ago when as a young black man he participated in a sit-in at a segregated North Carolina lunch counter.
Tom Hayden, who burst out of the 1960s counterculture as a radical leader of America's civil rights and antiwar movements, but rocked the boat more gently later in life with a progressive political agenda as an author and California state legislator ...
Julian Bond The late Julian Bond was one of the most prominent social justice advocates to emerge from the civil rights Movement.
A sign marking the spot in Tallahatchie County, Mississippi, where 14-year-old black teenager Emmett Till's body was pulled from the river following his 1955 murder has been desecrated.
In the case of the International civil rights Center & Museum in Greensboro, it's not so much what is inside the museum, but its very existence that is perpetually on trial.
The going home ceremony and burial of 101-year-old Jimmy Huger Saturday honored the life of a man who many already considered a legend in his living years.
FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2005, file photo, U.S. Circuit Judge Damon Keith, right, and television host and producer Oprah Winfrey, left, listen to speeches during a memorial service for civil rights activist Rosa Parks... (AP Photo/Ron Thomas, File) More ...
Freeman was the first woman appointed to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, and the lead attorney for the landmark case "Davis et al.
Clarence Henderson was hailed as a hero nearly 60 years ago when as a young black man he participated in a sit-in at a segregated North Carolina lunch counter.
It's no longer a secret that police have conducted surveillance on activists involved in the Movement for Black Lives. Increasingly, these activists say they want to know exactly what's in the files the government may be keeping on them.
The 2016 election could open a narrow path for legislation in Congress that would outlaw employment and housing discrimination against the nation's gay, lesbian and transgender citizens, according to ex-U.
Jeanne Theoharis, a Professor of political science at Brooklyn College of CUNY and former student of Julian Bond, gave a presentation during the "Keep The Movement Coming On" symposium in memory of Julian Bond Thursday at the University of Virginia ...
The city of Birmingham is now seeking public input in its effort to have the civil rights Historic District named a national historical park.
But we do know that if experience tells us anything, that state-sanctioned voter suppression still happens, both at the state among local level through the actions of elections officials," said Judith Brown Dianis, a civil rights attorney and executive ...
In announcing the new federal investigation, the education Department said that its Office for civil rights "opened the investigation after receiving a complaint from the former Baylor Title IX coordinator.
Harrington, who founded and led the Texas civil rights Project for 25 years before retiring in 2015, penned an open letter to police Chief Art Acevedo on Wednesday indicating that after the latest fatal police shooting, the time had come for a review.
The N.A.A.C.P. should be applauded for ratifying a resolution calling for a halt to the expansion of charter schools. You say charters give children in poor communities their only opportunity for a superior education.
The picture appears in a new book by the historian Mark Speltz, "North of Dixie: civil rights Photography Beyond the South" (J.
The F. W. Woolworth's lunch counter where four black college freshmen ignited the sit-in movement 56 years ago may be the most famous exhibit at the International civil rights Center and Museum in Greensboro, N.C. But the most prominent messages are ...
Color of Change said it believes the government is trying to hide details of its surveillance.
LARGER THAN LIFE: Daytona says goodbye to civil rights icon Jimmy Huger. Saturday. Oct 22, 2016 at 7:23 PM Oct 22, 2016 at 11:55 PM.
A sign marking the spot in Tallahatchie County, Mississippi, where 14-year-old black teenager Emmett Till's body was pulled from the river following his 1955 murder has been desecrated.
In the case of the International civil rights Center & Museum in Greensboro, it's not so much what is inside the museum, but its very existence that is perpetually on trial.
St. Louis (KTVI) - Leaders from around the city and state celebrated the 100th birthday and honored the work of civil rights icon, Frankie Freeman, Saturday in downtown St. Louis. "She is in my view one of the most accomplished, most selfless, most ...
Sticking to their word, NAACP and SPAG filed complaints with the U.S. Department of education Office for civil rights (OCR) on Friday against the district and DOE alleging discrimination against inner city children with disabilities, stemming from the ...
"We are moving forward to require that charter schools receive the same level of oversight, civil rights protections and provide the same level of transparency, and we require the same of traditional public schools," said Roslyn M. Brock, NAACP chair ...
Benford D. Stellmacher Sr., the civil rights activist who was known as the "Singing Bus Driver" and who made history when he roller-skated from Hartford, Conn.
National civil rights organizations are divided over this issue. The National Urban League, United Negro College Fund and other civil rights groups have aligned themselves with market-based school-choice proponents. On the other side, the NAACP has ...
Lawyer Norman Siegel speaks at a rally for alleged police brutality victim Ehud Halevy in Crown Heights.surveillance video captured two officers from Brooklyn's 71st Precinct punching Halevy after he refused to leave the ALIYA Jewish outreach center on ...
The 2016 election could open a narrow path for legislation in Congress that would outlaw employment and housing discrimination against the nation's gay, lesbian and transgender citizens, according to ex-U.
But we do know that if experience tells us anything, that state-sanctioned voter suppression still happens, both at the state among local level through the actions of elections officials," said Judith Brown Dianis, a civil rights attorney and executive ...
Jeanne Theoharis, a Professor of political science at Brooklyn College of CUNY and former student of Julian Bond, gave a presentation during the "Keep The Movement Coming On" symposium in memory of Julian Bond Thursday at the University of Virginia ...
The city of Birmingham is now seeking public input in its effort to have the civil rights Historic District named a national historical park.


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