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Fire Pantaleo, One Step Towards Police Accountability
Earlier today, NYPD Commissioner James O’Neil announced that Officer Daniel Pantaleo would be fired, 5 years after he killed Eric Garner using an illegal choke hold. Below is a statement from Juan...SEE MORE >>


Date: August 19, 2019
Location: New York, NY

Statement Condemning the Shooting in El Paso and the Hateful Rhetoric that Led to The Attack
This rhetoric takes form as official policy carried out by the CBP and ICE; is fueled by the dehumanizing, hate-filled speeches and tweets of President Trump. It is given further impetus by the...SEE MORE >>


Date: August 03, 2019
Location: New York, NY

LatinoJustice PRLDEF Statement on Judge Maldonado's Recommendation for Cop Who Fatally Choked Eric Garner To Be Fired
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Elianne Ramos Chief Communications Officer eramos@latinoJustice.org 212-739-7513 LatinoJustice PRLDEF Statement on Judge Maldonado's Recommendation for Cop Who Fatally...SEE MORE >>


Date: August 02, 2019
Location: New York, NY

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

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