Nice Specializing In Civil Rights Cases, This Was The First Black Recipient Of A Law Degree From The University of North Carolina

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Standing on the Shoulders of Giants: Barak Obama, Martin Luther King, Malcolm X and Nelson Mandela

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Transgender 6-Year-Old Wins Civil Rights Case In Colorado First-grader Coy Mathis will be able to return to school after winning the right to use the girls’ bathroom in a civil case against her elementary school. The first of a kind victory is being hailed as a “triumph for fairness.”

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"Power, not reason, is the new currency of this Court's decision making." -Thurgood Marshall

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Attorney General Eric Holder plans to push, during his final weeks in office, a new standard of proof for civil-rights offenses, saying in an exit interview with POLITICO that such a change would make the federal government “a better backstop” against discrimination in cases like Ferguson and Trayvon Martin. In a lengthy discussion ranging...

Charles Hamilton Houston - prominent lawyer and was the dean of Howard University Law School. Original and main strategist of equality in education. Trained Thurgood Marshall and other to lead what is now known as the Brown vs Board of Education of Topeka, KS. See the film "The Man Who Killed Jim Crow" to learn about Houston's life.

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