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26 Sep 2019, 7:36 am by Ezra Rosser
About this Event: In celebration of our 20th anniversary, Advancement Project National Office along with cosponsors Law for Black Lives and the Thurgood Marshall Civil Rights Center, will host a conference uplifting the racial justice movement lawyering model that is used by Advancement Project National Office, Law For Black Lives and others. [read post]
3 Apr 2012, 6:27 am by Pershia Wilkins
Please join the Albany Law School Black Law Students Association (BLSA) as they host Benjamin Todd Jealous, President and CEO of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), for the event “Why Me? [read post]
24 Jan 2018, 5:14 pm by Ruthann Robson
Professor Ruthann Robson, City University of New York (CUNY) School of Law In a Complaint filed in the United States District of Maryland in National Association for the Advancement of Colored People v. [read post]
5 Oct 2015, 8:28 am by Rick Hasen
(“LDF”)1, on behalf of Greater Birmingham Ministries and the Alabama State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, writes to raise our grave concerns regarding the … Continue reading → [read post]
21 May 2015, 5:23 am by Bloomberg
An anti-abortion organization didn’t infringe trademarks belonging to the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, a federal appeals court ruled. [read post]
30 Jan 2019, 7:27 am by Rick Hasen
Release: The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and its allies today won a major court ruling that allows them to proceed with a federal lawsuit challenging the government’s inadequate preparations for the 2020 Census. [read post]
8 Jul 2020, 12:09 pm by Tom Smith
For more than an hour over Zoom, the duo, along with other Facebook executives, discussed the company’s handling of hate speech with representatives from the Anti-Defamation League, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Color of Change and other groups. [read post]
17 May 2010, 11:02 pm by Jacob Sapochnick
Today, the ACLU, the Mexican-American Legal Defense and Education Fund, the National Immigration Law Center, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, ACLU of Arizona, National Day Laborer Organizing Network and the Asian Pacific American Legal Center (a member of the Asian American Center for Advancing Justice) filed a federal lawsuit against the state's sheriffs and county attorneys, asking the court to… [read post]
8 Dec 2011, 2:47 pm by Rick Hasen
ACLU: “This Saturday, December 10, the American Civil Liberties Union, along with our friends at the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and many others, will march in the streets of New York City in support of our most fundamental American right of all — the right to vote. [read post]
26 Feb 2017, 6:54 am by Ruben Sindahl
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) [website] passed a resolution [resolution, PDF] on Friday announcing a national boycott of North Carolina. [read post]
7 Sep 2016, 2:28 pm by Taylor Isaac
The Alabama State Conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) [advocacy website] filed a lawsuit [tcomplaint] Wednesday against the state of Alabama, alleging that the at-large election format for state appellate judges and justices is racially discriminatory [AL.com report]. [read post]
28 Dec 2014, 9:17 am by Douglas A. Berman
Here are the details: Jeffery Blanck, the president of the Reno-Sparks chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People,... [read post]
19 May 2016, 11:33 am by Jaclyn Belczyk
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) [advocacy website] on Wednesday announced [press release] the filing of a lawsuit [complaint, PDF] against Michigan officials over the Flint water contamination crisis. [read post]
27 Aug 2016, 6:18 am by Mark Casper
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) [official website] challenged the practice as being a restriction upon the First Amendment guarantee of free speech. [read post]
14 Oct 2008, 12:05 am
" Here is the call for papers: Over the last 100 years, the [National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)] has greatly assisted African Americans and other oppressed groups in their struggles for civil rights, equal treatment, and social [read post]
25 Jan 2018, 6:28 pm by Ryan J. Farrick
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and the NAACP Legal Defense Fund filed a lawsuit against the U.S. [read post]
2 Nov 2016, 5:37 am by Matthew Santiago
[JURIST] The North Carolina National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) [official website] filed a federal lawsuit [complaint, PDF] on Monday challenging North Carolina's sudden cancellation of voter registrations across three counties. [read post]
24 Aug 2012, 9:03 am by Dan Taglioli
The decision prompted the challengers, 10 voters and several rights groups including the League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) [advocacy websites], to... [read post]
7 Dec 2005, 7:10 am
In a press release from the NAACP: "Stanley Tookie Williams said in a soon-to-be-published essay titled, "What I Will Do With the Rest of My Life," that if he wins clemency he will partner with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) on programs aimed at persuading at-risk youths to avoid gangs. [read post]
19 May 2015, 9:38 pm
"Right to free speech trumps trademark claim -- 4th Circuit": Reuters has a report that begins, "A Virginia pro-life group had a free speech right to publish an article criticizing the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People by satirizing its name, a U.S. appeals court said Tuesday, vacating a judgment that the civil rights organization's trademarks were infringed. [read post]