Washington Post
DC Council agenda, June 15-21, 2017Washington PostAgenda: Citizens with Intellectual Disabilities Civil Rights Restoration Act of 2017, Bill 22-154. Judiciary and Public Safety public hearing, 11 a.m. Room 120. Agenda: Sexual Abuse Statute of Limitations Elimination Amendment Act of 2017, Bill 22-0021.

Celebrating the 45th anniversary of Title IXTexasSports.comThe Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987 is enacted into law over the veto of President Ronald Reagan. This act reverses Grove City, restoring Title IX's institution-wide coverage. If any program or activity in an educational institution receives ...and more »

Voting Rights Activists Push For Civil Rights RestorationWFSUWith the primary election fast approaching voting rights activists are raising awareness about men and women who won't be able to participate. They're pushing to restore voting rights for felons who have served their time.and more »

AmmoLand Shooting Sports News
New York Oath Keepers – THIRD ANNUAL AWARDS DINNERAmmoLand Shooting Sports NewsPaloma is also the architect of the “Civil Rights Restoration Act,” a new bill that was recently introduced in the NYS Assembly and Senate. The bill is supported by the newly-formed chapter of Gun Owners of America – New York as well as the New York ...

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 ...

Naples Daily News
Florida needs to restore ex-felon voting rightsNaples Daily NewsJeb Bush's Ex-Offender Task Force and supported by Bondi ending the practice of linking ex-felon eligibility for state occupational and professional licenses with civil rights restoration. It addressed licensing authorities, not the clemency process ...

Fisher v. KealohaThe RecorderFirst, he contends that, as a matter of statutory construction, section 922(g)(9) applies only in states where each of the mechanisms listed in section 921(a)(33)(B)(ii) (expungement, set-aside, pardon, and civil rights restoration) are available to ...

TB Reporter (press release) (registration) (blog)
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 ...

Augusta Free Press
Constitutional amendment would strip governor of ability to restore voting rightsAugusta Free Pressvirginia general assembly senate This afternoon, the Senate Privileges and Elections Committee reported a constitutional amendment to automatically restore the rights of non-violent felons while stripping the governor from his power to restore rights ...

The Hechinger Report
Some religious colleges forgo federal funding, staying free of civil rights rulesThe Hechinger ReportCongress responded by passing the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987 — the Grove City Bill, as it was known at the time — specifying that all areas of an institution must comply with civil rights rules if any part of it takes federal funding. As a ...and more »

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