The Duquesne Duke
Potential changes to Title IX could affect sexual assault casesThe Duquesne DukeWith subsequent court findings and the passage of more legislation, including the 1987 Civil Rights Restoration Act and the 1991 Clery Campus Crimes Act, “sexaul harassment” came to include more extreme forms of sexual violence, including rape and ...and more »

New York Law Journal (registration)
NYC Employers: If You Can Make It Here, You Can Make It Anywhere!New York Law Journal (registration)Indeed, the CHRL, by virtue of the Local Civil Rights Restoration Act of 2005, is required to be "liberally construed" for the accomplishment of its "uniquely broad and remedial purposes." To that end, claimants can prove claims of hostile work ...

Federal Title IX investigations, explainedStudent LifeSince the Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights opened three active federal Title IX investigations on Washington University's campus in early July, further updates on the status of the cases have been non-existent. And that's not unusual ...

Townhall
Donald, St. Jack, & the Soul of the GOP - Brian Birdnow - TownhallTownhallLast week, as summer wound down, a news item relegated to the back pages by the dreadful events unfolding in Houston passed largely unnoticed, but bears ...and more »

WFSU
Voting Rights Activists Push For Civil Rights Restoration | WFSUWFSUWith the primary election fast approaching voting rights activists are raising awareness about men and women who won't be able to participate. They're.and more »

WFSU
Bipartisan Effort To Help Restore Ex-Felons' Rights Faster Could Be In The Works For 2018WFSUVoting Rights Activists Push For Civil Rights Restoration. By Nick Evans • Aug 1, 2016. Rev. Gregory James speaking at the election supervisor's office. Nick Evans. With the primary election fast approaching voting rights activists are raising ...

WMNF
Ex-felon rights restoration clinic in Tampa SaturdayWMNFAfter an ex-felon has served his time in Florida, his civil rights are not automatically restored; unlike most states, Florida keeps thousands of ex-felons from voting and a from number of other basic citizenship rights. But many people, including ...

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Shaw Co-Hosts Rights Restoration ClinicTB Reporter (press release) (registration) (blog)... committed to educating the public about Florida's civil rights ban, and assisting the over 1 million disfranchised Floridians in applying to regain their civil rights as well as understanding the policies and procedures of Florida's civil rights ...

Politico
Reagan veto overridden, March 22, 1988PoliticoOn this day in 1988, the House, following the Senate's lead, overrode President Ronald Reagan's veto of the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987. The legislation was grounded in Title IX of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which banned discrimination on ...

Washington Post
Peril for intellectually disabled DC residentsWashington PostAstonishingly, in September the Department on Disability Services introduced to the D.C. Council, through the mayor, a bill, the Citizens with Intellectual Disabilities Civil Rights Restoration Act of 2015, that largely would repeal the act, ending ...

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