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DEFENDING THE CFPB

A.G. Schneiderman, 16 Other AGs Seek To Intervene, Defend Federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Cites President Trump's Lack Of Support For Dodd-Frank As Necessitating Intervention By State ...
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GIVE PREET A CALL

Do the Right Thing, Preet Bharara! 02/08/2017 Call to Action: Call the DOJ And ask for a Full Federal Investigation! Sunita Viswanath Progressive Hindu; women’s rights and social justice ...
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A DIGEST OF EEO LAW

New 'Digest of EEO Law' Issued by EEOC Includes Selected Notable Federal Sector Decisions for Fiscal Year 2016 The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) recetnly announced the ...
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LOOKING @ CHICAGO'S POLICE PRACTICES

Justice Department Announces Findings of Investigation into Chicago Police Department Justice Department Finds a Pattern of Civil Rights Violations by the Chicago Police Department The Justice ...
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LOOKING @ NYC VOTER LISTS

Justice Department Seeks to Intervene in Lawsuit Against New York City Board of Elections The Justice Department recently announced that it has filed a motion to intervene in Common Cause New York et ...
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LEX CLUB'S IMMIGRATION EFFORT

SPECIAL UPDATE TRUMP, IMMIGRATION AND THE LEX PLAN FOR 2017 NOW. MORE THAN EVER. #LexClubAnswers Dear Lex Club, The executive order signed last Friday by President Trump discriminating on the basis of ...
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WORRIED ABOUT FREE SPEECH?

Lucas, Our rights to free speech and protest are facing new threats with an incoming Trump administration. Trump wants to sue and ban news organizations that criticize him, and has joked about ...
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POLICING YONKERS POLICE PRACTICES

Justice Department Reaches Agreement with City of Yonkers, New York, to Enhance Police Department Policies and Procedures The Justice Department rec ently announced that it has reached an agreement ...
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POKING POCOMOKE FOR DISCRIMINATION

Justice Department Seeks to Intervene in Lawsuit Alleging Race Discrimination and Retaliation by Pocomoke City, Maryland, the Worcester County Sheriff and the State Of Maryland The Justice Department ...
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SORE LOSERS?

Lucas, sign if you agree: It's time we abolish the Electoral College and elect Presidents by national popular vote. On November 8, the American people spoke clearly, and chose Hillary Clinton for ...
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NOT OFF TO A GOOD START

Trial for white cop who shot black man in White Plains shows unfair tilt in jury before start Attorney Ron Kuby, left, is a criminal defense and civil rights lawyer based in New York. (Todd Maisel/New ...
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"IT WAS A BATTLEFIELD."

Civil trial moves ahead in case of White Plains cop who fatally shot former Marine POSTED 1:32 AM, NOVEMBER 2, 2016, BY NARMEEN CHOUDHURY, UPDATED AT 01:35AM, NOVEMBER 2, 2016 Five years ago Kenneth ...
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WHITE PLAINS HAS PROBLEM WITH FIRST AMENDMENT

Judge denies request that jurors in wrongful death trial against White Plains police be kept away from protesters BY GRAHAM RAYMAN NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Tuesday, November 1, 2016, 6:06 PM ...
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DEFACTO TAKING CLAIM WAS MADE TOO LATE

De Facto Taking Claim Fails Image Credit: WaterfrontAlliance.org Owner claimed de facto taking when City installed storm drains that flooded land designated as a wetland. The firm 594 Associates, Inc. ...
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PROF. RANDY MCLAUGHLIN TALKS VOTING RIGHTS

Voting Rights Legislation: Restrictions, Expansion and The Impact on the 2016 Elections Thursday, October 20, 2016; 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM 2 NY Credits: 2 PP; 2 NJ Credits: 2 General Program ...
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CALL FOR CONVENTION OF STATES

Fellow Patriot, I urge you, right this second, to sign the National Petition for an Article V Convention of States to save America. An army of conservative heroes including Mark Levin, Sean Hannity, ...
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A HERITAGE GUIDE TO THE CONSTITUTION

I want to put a powerful tool into your hands. In it lie the truths that forever changed the world's political landscape -- and how you can harness these truths to advance your conservative ...
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SUPPORT EACH?

Lucas, in June, the Supreme Court struck down parts of Texas’ HB 2, which right-wing, anti-woman lawmakers passed to close clinics and keep women from being able to access abortions. The Court ...
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STATE POWER!

Majority in U.S. Prefer State Over Federal Government Power by Justin McCarthy Story Highlights Fifty-five percent favor concentration of power at state level Thirty-seven percent favor power at ...
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UPHOLDING LOCAL LAW 44

Affordable Housing Law Upheld Image Credit: NYS Association for Affordable Housing. Association of developers and contractors of affordable housing claimed that local law on prequalification and ...
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STOP SPYING ON "PEACEFUL ACTIVITISTS AND COMMUNITY ORGANIZERS"

Lucas, in a blatant attempt to intimidate peaceful protesters and discourage First Amendment protected activities, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) ...
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BEATING NRA REPUBLICANS

Paul Ryan will not stop us. He turned off our cameras. He accused us of pulling a “political stunt.” And he is trying to shut down the House for recess two days before scheduled. Just to ...
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THE FIGHT FOR FAMILIES WLL CONTINUE

Transcript: Mayor de Blasio Hosts Advocates, Elected Leaders, Labor Activists and Community Members at City Hall to Denounce Supreme Court Decision on Immigration Executive Action and Call for ...
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HE'S LOST ANY SENSE OF NUANCE

Dear Lucas, I have long been uncomfortable with politicians expounding on the subject of tragedy, public or personal. And so it is with no small amount of reticence, after reflection over the last ...
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NOT ON DOZIER'S DOSSIER?

After P. Dozier pleaded guilty to selling and possession of heroin and cocaine, the Albany County Court sentenced him to 12 years. On appeal to the Appellate Division, Third Department, Dozier ...
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