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Georgia DDS Continues to Deny Driver’s License to Puerto Rican, Despite Document Authentication
CONTACT: Christiaan Perez, , 212-739-7581 Atlanta, GA – Kenneth Caban Gonzalez has been waiting nearly two years for his Georgia driver’s license and earlier today...SEE MORE >>

Date: September 13, 2019
Location: Atlanta, GA

LatinoJustice PRLDEF Statement on the Resignation of Puerto Rican Governor Ricardo Rosselló
July 25, 2019 CONTACT: Elianne Ramos, , 212-739-7513 LatinoJustice PRLDEF Statement on the Resignation of Puerto Rican Governor Ricardo Rosselló Below is a statement by Juan...SEE MORE >>

Date: July 25, 2019
Location: New York, NY

Declaración de LatinoJustice PRLDEF Sobre la Crisis Gubernamental en Puerto Rico
LatinoJustice PRLDEF nació en 1972 para abordar el abuso sistémico, la discriminación y la negligencia por parte del gobierno dentro de la diáspora puertorriqueña. No obstante, siempre hemos...SEE MORE >>

Date: July 19, 2019

LatinoJustice PRLDEF Statement on The Government Crisis in Puerto Rico
Now, a significant portion of the island and the diaspora are demanding the resignation of the current governor, Ricardo Rosselló. Leaks over online chatroom conversations between the governor and...SEE MORE >>

Date: July 18, 2019

U.S. Government Must Prioritize Health of People in Vieques While Engaged in Cleanup Efforts of Military Toxins
New York, NY– LatinoJustice PRLDEF submitted a public comment in May to the U.S. Navy detailing the ongoing health concerns of residents in Vieques affected by the Navy’s continued use of open-air...SEE MORE >>

Date: July 10, 2019
Location: New York, NY

Georgia DDS Discriminates Against Puerto Rican Driver’s License Applicant
CONTACT: Christiaan Perez, LatinoJustice PRLDEF, , 212-739-7581; Hannah Riley, Southern Center for Human Rights, , 470-867-7530 Georgia DDS Retains Government...SEE MORE >>

Date: July 02, 2019
Location: Atlanta, GA