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Puerto Rican U.S. Citizens Win Right to Transfer Their Driver’s Licenses in Georgia
CONTACT: Christiaan Perez, , 212-739-7581 / Hannah Riley, , 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[@], 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, , 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, , 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

Georgia Department of Driver Services Takes First Steps in Securing Justice for Puerto Ricans Unlawfully Denied Drivers Licenses
Georgia Department of Driver Services (DDS) has fired one senior manager and demoted another who were complicit in discriminating against Kenneth Caban Gonzalez, represented by LatinoJustice PRLDEF...SEE MORE >>

Date: December 18, 2019
Location: Atlanta, GA