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Judge Orders Compliance with the Voting Rights Act for Spanish Speaking Voters Before 2018 Midterms in Florida
Tallahassee, FL- Voting rights advocates applaud the ruling from Judge Walker ordering compliance with Section 4(e) of the Voting Rights Act which requires voting and election materials and...SEE MORE >>

Date: September 07, 2018
Location: Tallahasse, FL

Judge Denies Preliminary Injunction for FEMA Aid for Hurricane Maria Evacuees
Extends Hotel Deadline to Midnight on Sept. 13, 2018 and urges FEMA to find housing Assistance for Plaintiffs prior to September 13th FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 30, 2018 CONTACT: Christiaan Perez...SEE MORE >>

Date: August 30, 2018
Location: Worcester, MA

A Message from the President: Updating the LatinoJustice Brand
Saludos , On behalf of the LatinoJustice PRLDEF staff and Board of Directors, I write to share new and exciting developments about our branding, messaging and website – effectively, our public...SEE MORE >>

Date: August 24, 2018
Location: New York, NY

Latino Leaders Launch Hispanics for a Fair Judiciary, Expressing Concern with SCOTUS Nominee
On August 10th, a group of Latino leaders launched “Hispanics for a Fair Judiciary,” (HFJ) a network of Latino elected officials, legal, civil rights, labor, and academic voices committed to raising...SEE MORE >>

Date: August 17, 2018
Location: Washington, DC

Voting Rights Advocates Sue to Bring Bilingual Elections to 32 Florida Counties
Civic engagement groups filed suit against 32 Florida counties who are in violation of the Voting Rights Act of 1965’s requirement to provide bilingual voting materials and assistance, including...SEE MORE >>

Date: August 16, 2018
Location: Gainesville, FL

Judge Extends TSA to August 31st Pending Ruling on TRO
Judge Hillman heard oral arguments in our case against FEMA seeking a Temporary Restraining Order to prevent massive evictions of evacuees from Puerto Rico staying in hotels nationwide under the...SEE MORE >>

Date: August 01, 2018
Location: Worcester, MA