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January 28, 2021

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Speakers discuss Death by Incarceration at " Brick by Brick: A community forum on ending Death By Incarceration in Pennsylvania" On January 26, Abolitionist Law Center , Amistad Law Project, and the Center for Constitutional Rights hosted Brick by Brick: A community forum on ending Death By...
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January 26, 2021

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Women in sanctuary file lawsuit against ICE to challenge retaliatory and excessive civil fines Four women living in sanctuary, along with Austin Sanctuary Network (ASN) and Free Migration Project (FMP), filed a lawsuit Tuesday suing U.S. immigration agencies and officials for targeting sanctuary...
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January 26, 2021

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Attorney General's case highlights disparity in police treatment of racial justice protesters and white supremacists In response to New York Attorney General Letitia James’s announcement that her office filed a case against the NYPD for rampant police violence against New Yorkers, our Executive...
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January 26, 2021

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Biden News: Biden must take swift action to close the infamous Guantánamo Bay prison Today marks the beginning of the 20th shameful year of Muslim men being unlawfully imprisoned at Guantánamo. Even in a national landscape of brutal and extreme incarceration, the detentions of the men at Guantánamo...
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January 26, 2021

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Join us on January 11 to mark 19 years since the opening of the infamous Guantánamo Bay prison Throughout the last two decades, hundreds of men have been released from Guantánamo, but without any vindication or measure of justice. Forty men, including six of our clients, remain imprisoned without...
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