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LatinoJustice Applauds Federal Appeals Court Decision to Protect the Right to Vote Enshrined by Amendment 4
Orlando, FL - Earlier today, the federal Court of Appeals for the 11 th Circuit upheld a Florida federal judge’s 2019 decision enjoining restrictions passed by the Florida legislature last year that...SEE MORE >>


Date: February 19, 2020
Location: Orlando, FL

Puerto Rican U.S. Citizens Win Right to Transfer Their Driver’s Licenses in Georgia
CONTACT: Christiaan Perez, cperez@latinojustice.org , 212-739-7581 / Hannah Riley, hriley@schr.org , 470-867-7530 (Atlanta, GA) – Kenneth Cabán Gonzalez, a U.S. citizen born and raised in Puerto Rico...SEE MORE >>


Date: February 10, 2020
Location: Atlanta, GA

LatinoJustice Decries the Lifting of the Nationwide Injunction on the “Public Charge” rule
CONTACT: Christiaan Perez, cperez[@]latinojustice.org, 212-739-7581 New York, NY – Earlier today the U.S. Supreme Court lifted the nationwide injunction that blocked the implementation of the “Public...SEE MORE >>


Date: January 27, 2020
Location: New York, NY

Latina Hotel Worker Settles Pregnancy Discrimination Lawsuit for $135,000
CONTACT: Christiaan Perez, cperez@latinojustice.org , 212-739-7581 Brookhaven, NY – Betsabe Cunya, a housekeeper at Hampton Inn Long Island-Brookhaven, recently settled her lawsuit against her former...SEE MORE >>


Date: January 23, 2020
Location: New York, NY

LatinoJustice Launches New Documentary Film Series “Decolonize Justice” Depicting True Stories of Latinos Impacted by the Criminal Justice System
CONTACT: Elianne Ramos, eramos@latinojustice.org , 212-739-7513 The Series, And Its Accompanying Tools And Platforms, Will Engage Latinos In Drug Policy Reform, Racial Profiling, Crimmigration, As...SEE MORE >>


Date: January 22, 2020
Location: New York, NY

New York Judge Issues Landmark Ruling Affecting More than a Million New York Voters in Advance of the April 2020 Primary Election
Late Friday, U.S. District Judge Alison J. Nathan of the Southern District of New York issued a landmark decision holding that New York State’s refusal to include inactive voters on poll ledgers used...SEE MORE >>


Date: January 13, 2020
Location: New York, NY

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