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Ethiopia: IC Acknowledges Ogadenia Rights
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(i) protect judicial independence; freedom of expression, association, assembly, and religion; the right of political opposition parties, civil society organizations, and journalists to operate without harassment or interference; and due process of law …

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Why We Can't Erase Vietnam From LBJ's Legacy
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Last week, Lyndon Johnson's clan drew four presidents to the Johnson Library for a three-day fête on the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act—what Martin Luther King, Jr., is said to have called the “second Emancipation Proclamation. … Bond …

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"It's Not Rocket Science"
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Chris O'Connor, an outspoken advocate on mental health and civil rights issues, announced on Twitter last week that he'd begun building a coalition of fellow lawyers who'd support his push to change city code. That's if city hall decides it wants to …

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Judge rules shooting simulator does not bias grand jurors
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About half of the grand jurors take advantage of the opportunity, said Julian Ramirez, head of the civil rights division of the office. Ramirez testified in Driver's hearing last week. Neither Looney nor Ramirez could be reached for comment late Wednesday.

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Congress Approves New Internet Law
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The opposition is in favour of the bill but criticized the government´s haste in having it passed. The civil rights framework for the internet is controversial as it has divided the interests of the government, telecommunications companies, internet …

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Selection of Commencement speaker, Bloomberg, sparks controversy
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Much of the opposition concerns Bloomberg's controversial policies during his tenure as mayor, most notably the stop-and-frisk practice and the surveillance of American Muslims, which have been criticized as civil rights violations. Stop-and-Frisk …

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Former Augusta ER doctor loses appeal to Maine supreme court
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The Maine Supreme Judicial Court on Tuesday refused to clear an emergency room physician of a Richmond woman's claim that he had violated her civil rights by depriving her of liberty without due process and subjecting her to an unreasonable search. The …

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DOVER — A civil suit was filed in Strafford County Court Tuesday on behalf of the family of Benjamin Shannon alleging his shooting death by three law enforcement officers on March 10 in Rochester was the result of negligence and improper police …

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Old lawsuit accuses Waggoner of racial discrimination
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Waggoner, who at the time served as the chief of the company's Atlanta-based internal police department, has – in and out of court – long denied the allegations levied against him. In the lawsuit, Marina Cooper-Houston, a former employee, accused the …

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