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LatinoJustice PRLDEF Statement on the Resignation of Puerto Rican Governor Ricardo Rosselló
July 25, 2019 CONTACT: Elianne Ramos, eramos@latinojustice.org , 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, cperez@latinojustice.org , 212-739-7581; Hannah Riley, Southern Center for Human Rights, hriley@schr.org , 470-867-7530 Georgia DDS Retains Government...SEE MORE >>


Date: July 02, 2019
Location: Atlanta, GA

Lawsuit Filed Calling for Department of Treasury to Release Documents Concerning Members of the Federal Fiscal Control Board in Puerto Rico
LatinoJustice PRLDEF, The Centro de Periodismo Investigativo, and the Center for Constitutional Rights filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Treasury under the Freedom of Information Act (“...SEE MORE >>


Date: May 17, 2019
Location: New York, NY

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