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1 Jun 2017, 4:58 am by SHG
Even the ones beloved by progressives because of their conflicts with Trump, Sally Yates, Preet Bharara, even Vanita Gupta, are still prosecutors. [read post]
24 May 2022, 6:11 am by Irene
Associate Attorney General Vanita Gupta praised Rossi, saying that “disrupting the devastating connections between race, poverty and injustice is hard work that requires exactly the kind of dedication and vision” Rossi has displayed at the DOJ. [read post]
14 Aug 2016, 10:25 am by Gritsforbreakfast
(They quoted our pal Vanita Gupta declaring there's a mismatch between community expectations and legal requirements on police shootings.)Focus more on proportionality in use-of-force policies and training.Adopt deescalation as a formal agency policy.Create a "duty to intervene& [read post]
29 Mar 2013, 10:44 am by Rahul Bhagnari, ACLU
For more, see these important resources and commentary on the state of indigent defense at Gideon's golden anniversary: Vanita Gupta and Ezekiel Edwards: Too Many Still Wait to Hear Gideon's Trumpet Tanya Greene: (Zealous, Properly-Resourced Defense) Lawyers for All! [read post]
2 Feb 2016, 10:19 pm by WOLFGANG DEMINO
"“We commend Toyota for its commitment to making changes to its business to ensure fair treatment for all customers, regardless of race or national origin,” said the head of DOJ’s Civil Rights Division, Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Vanita Gupta. [read post]
2 Feb 2017, 6:35 am by Jonathan Bailey
Those sources include Vanita Gupta, the head of the Justice Department’s civil rights division under President Barack Obama, the Education Department website and passages from U.S. legal code. [read post]
10 May 2016, 5:58 pm by Joy Waltemath
“Under H.B. 2, nontransgender state employees may access restrooms and changing facilities that are consistent with their gender identity in public buildings, while transgender state employees may not,” wrote Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Vanita Gupta. [read post]
21 Jan 2021, 3:47 am by SHG
The second is that implementation of this foundational shift will be put in the hands of bureaucrats, like Catherine Lhamon of DoE Title IX infamy, and Vanita Gupta, who issued the DoJ transgender bathroom threats, both of whom are being brought back into the Biden administration. [read post]
4 May 2012, 11:34 am by Jessica Monaco, ACLU
A blog post by the ACLU’s Vanita Gupta explains the wide-reaching impact of that decision, and the creative strategies advocates are using to reform our criminal justice system despite it. [read post]
22 May 2012, 7:32 am by Gritsforbreakfast
I've little doubt Jeff Blackburn and Vanita Gupta, the attorneys spearheading that exoneration effort, would readily agree.There's a huge amount of raw luck involved in most exonerations, even in DNA cases: Was the evidence retained? [read post]
28 Dec 2016, 5:03 am by SHG
There is fear that we may lose all this with the change from Vanita Gupta, chief of OCR, to someone who is less devoted to protecting and defending people’s constitutional rights. [read post]
27 Oct 2019, 4:40 am by SHG
There was Vanita Gupta, heading the Office of Civil Rights at the Department of Justice, who issued guidance that schools violated Title IX by denying transgender students the right to use facilities, from bathrooms and locker rooms to sleeping accommodations, based on their gender identities. [read post]
15 Feb 2020, 7:11 am by John Floyd
The head of the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, Vanita Gupta, responded with truth to Trump’s Super Bowl ad with this tweet: “Trump is running on criminal justice reform? [read post]
27 Jul 2021, 3:58 am by SHG
**Notably, there are exceptions, such as Vanita Gupta and Kristen Clarke, both of whom are bent on bending the civil rights piece of DoJ to their ideological agenda at the expense of law and the Constitution. [read post]
2 Feb 2012, 3:00 pm by Lucas A. Ferrara, Esq.
  Attendees at this panel are eligible for 2 CLE credit in professional practice   Moderator: Parisa Dehghani-Tafti , Associate Professor of Law, New York Law School Vanita Gupta , Deputy Legal Director, American Civil Liberties Union Donna Lieberman , Executive Director, New York Civil Liberties Union Vince Warren , Executive Director, Center for Constitutional Rights Yolanda Vasquez , Clinical Supervisor and Lecturer,… [read post]
9 Jan 2021, 3:29 am by SHG
And yet, her Title IX regs restored a modicum of due process to campus sex tribunals, which Biden, particularly now with Constitution-hating  Vanita Gupta named as his Number Three at Justice, promises to eliminate. [read post]
27 Dec 2020, 9:57 am by Gritsforbreakfast
Legislators might remember that when the Austin-bashing bills come up: He could come for your guys next.Anyway, Texas' defund-the-task-forces campaign required many years of steady, persistent, opportunistic advocacy work, including years-long litigation that launched careers: The main civil case coming out of Tulia was steered by Innocence-Project-of-Texas founder Jeff Blackburn and Vanita Gupta, who went on to lead the Civil Rights Division in Obama's DOJ and now runs… [read post]
4 Oct 2022, 9:01 pm by Leslie C. Griffin
She is “incredibly proud” that she was able to lead the case.Lady Justice Vanita Gupta is a great litigator. [read post]
11 Mar 2018, 7:45 pm by John Floyd
  Federal Prosecutors Attempt to Regain Public Trust   “[Mark Cowden] abused his power as a law enforcement official, using excessive force to harm a person in his custody,” Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Vanita Gupta said after sentencing. [read post]
14 May 2016, 5:55 am by SHG
It is not up to Vanita Gupta, Catherine Lhamon, even Loretta Lynch, to decide that now is the time to impose a fundamental restructuring of social norms by unilateral fiat, the power of the purse, and, they hope, a judge who is sufficiently agreeable to take one more baby step, but rather than go in the straight line, take a step to the left. [read post]