FIRST NATIONAL LATINO ORGANIZATION

to bring transparency to the plight of Latinx under a broken
and racialized criminal justice system

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300 VOLUNTEERS FROM 5 STATES

recruited to monitor Voting Rights Act
compliance for Latinx voters

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Curtailed NYPD's "Stop & Frisk" practices, reducing rate of 4 million illegal stops by

OVER 90 PERCENT

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$582K IN BACK WAGES PAID

to seven Latinas who were sexually harassed and
subjected to retaliation by their employers

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10,000+ STUDENTS

have benefitted from our legal education pipeline programs

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Upcoming Events

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Annual Awards Gala
Noviembre 13, 2018 - De 6:00pm hasta 9:00pm
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Southeast Awards Reception
Abril 17, 2019 - De 6:30pm hasta 8:30pm
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Latina Trailblazers Breakfast
Junio 19, 2019 - De 8:00am hasta 10:00am
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Cases

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Name: JOAQUIN ORELLANA CASTANEDA, and GERMAN HERANDEZ ARGUETA v. COUNTY of SUFFOLK, and SUFFOLK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE; et al.
Case: Complaint filed July 2017 challenges the Suffolk County Sheriff’s practice of unlawfully...
Court: EDNY (J. J. Bianco, Central Islip Courthouse).
Docket: 2:17-cv-04267 (E.D.N.Y. Jul 18, 2017)
Name: EDUARDO VALENCIA & ALEJANDRO RAMIREZ on behalf of themselves and all others similarly situated v. IDEAL SNACKS
Case: LJP and co-counsel filed WARN Act class action lawsuit on behalf of several former...
Court: SDNY (J. Vincent Briccetti, White Plains Courthouse).
Docket: 7:17-cv-00682 (S.D.N.Y. Jan 30, 2017)
Name: COMMON CAUSE NEW YORK et al v. BOARD OF ELECTIONS IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK, et al.
Case: Numerous NYC voters, including a disproportionate number of Latino voters in Brooklyn,...
Court: EDNY (J. Nicholas G. Garaufis, Brooklyn).
Docket: 1:16-cv-06122 (E.D.N.Y. Nov 03, 2016)
Name: J/J DOE PLAINTIFFS #1-21, individually and o/b/o all others
Case: LatinoJustice and co-counsel filed this class action lawsuit in May 2015 o/b/o Latinx...
Court: EDNY (J. Azrack, Central Islip).
Docket: 2:15-cv-02431 (E.D.N.Y. Apr 29, 2015)

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