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Legislators must protect rights of Florida voters

March 27, 2014

Legislators must protect rights of Florida voters

By Judith Browne Dianis and Adora Obi Nweze

Don’t Make a Bad Stand Your Ground Law Worse

March 12, 2014

Don’t Make a Bad Stand Your Ground Law Worse

By Ciara Taylor and Meena Jagannath

Attacks on Moral March Miss Their Mark

February 12, 2014

Attacks on Moral March Miss Their Mark

By Rev. Jennifer Butler

Tales of a School-to-Prison Pipeline Insider

January 15, 2014

Tales of a School-to-Prison Pipeline Insider

By a Case Worker in Prince George’s County, Maryland

Departments of Justice and Education Take a Stand on the School-to-Prison Pipeline

January 10, 2014

Departments of Justice and Education Take a Stand on the School-to-Prison Pipeline

By Hannah Hastings

Mobile Justice Tour encourages ex-offenders in Danville

December 14, 2013

Mobile Justice Tour encourages ex-offenders in Danville

By WDBJ7.com

Congress Must Make Greater Investments In Mental Health Services & Tackle Gun Control

December 13, 2013

Congress Must Make Greater Investments In Mental Health Services & Tackle Gun Control

What Will Virginia’s New Governor Do About Felony Disenfranchisement?

November 07, 2013

What Will Virginia’s New Governor Do About Felony Disenfranchisement?

By Brentin Mock, Colorlines

Nonviolent Felons Rights Restored In Time for November Election

October 31, 2013

Nonviolent Felons Rights Restored In Time for November Election

By Anna-Lysa Gayle, WHSV

Some say court-imposed debt a voting barrier in Va.

October 28, 2013

Some say court-imposed debt a voting barrier in Va.

By Larry O’Dell, Associated Press

Florida Voter Purge Lawsuit Heads Back to Court

October 09, 2013

Florida Voter Purge Lawsuit Heads Back to Court

School Discipline in Broward County

October 08, 2013

School Discipline in Broward County

By Sean Flores, John Gardner Fellow

Dignity in Schools Campaignyoutube

September 27, 2013

Dignity in Schools Campaign

Week of Action 2013

In Virginia, Slow Going So Far on Rights Restoration for Felons

September 19, 2013

In Virginia, Slow Going So Far on Rights Restoration for Felons

By Doug Chapin, Election Academy, University of Minnesota

Expanding Democracy for All People

September 18, 2013

Expanding Democracy for All People

By Edward A. Hailes, Jr., Managing Director and General Counsel

‘Mobile justice tour’ to stop in Richmond

September 15, 2013

‘Mobile justice tour’ to stop in Richmond

By Olympia Meola, Richmond Times Dispatch

Not so automatic

September 12, 2013

Not so automatic

By Carolyn Laviscount

North Carolina’s Student Voting Battle Is Not Over

September 05, 2013

North Carolina’s Student Voting Battle Is Not Over

By Penda Hair

Guide available for felons in Virginia seeking to restore their civil rights

August 30, 2013

Guide available for felons in Virginia seeking to restore their civil rights

Associated Press

On Equality Day, a Call for the Equal Right to Vote

August 26, 2013

On Equality Day, a Call for the Equal Right to Vote

By Judith Browne Dianis

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