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  1. Retrogressive anti-gay law in Uganda has ties to the US

    Al Jazeera America01/14/2014 - 11:24

    by Lauren Carasik, January 13, 2014 Adoption of international norms on LGBTI rights critical to ending discrimination Last month, after an international firestorm opposing its proposed anti-homosexuality law known as the kill-the-gays bill, which would have imposed…

  2. Advocates Object To Police-Union Motions On Frisks, Profiling

    The Chief01/13/2014 - 01:00

    By MARK TOOR

  3. CCR Letter to the Editor: Stop and Frisk

    New York Times by CCR Legal Director Baher Azmy12/30/2013 - 01:00

    To the Editor:   Re “After Issues in Stop-and-Frisk Case, Court Alters Rules on Judge Assignments” (news article, Dec. 24):   Your article suggests that our stop-and-frisk case, Floyd v. City of New York, somehow “bypassed the random assignment…

  4. Letter to the Editor Re: Hillel’s Policy on Campus Speakers

    New York Times by Dima Khalidi, Director of Palestine Solidarity Legal Support12/30/2013 - 01:00

    To the Editor:

  5. Wins by CCR's Pam Spees listed among the "Best Gay Moments of 2013"

    O-blog-dee-o-blog-da12/30/2013 - 01:00

    Center For Constitutional Reform and attorney Pam Spees – For winning every single court motion against Scott Lively, enabling the SMUG case for crimes against humanity against him to proceed. http://oblogdeeoblogda.me/?s=Lively&submit=Search Read the full list here: http://oblogdeeoblogda.me/2013/12/30/heroes-and-zeroes-2013/

  6. Ugandan Parliament Approves Antigay Law

    The New York Times 12/20/2013 - 12:02

    By ALAN COWELL Published: December 20, 2013 LONDON — After years of argument that has drawn ferocious condemnation from outsiders like President Obama, the Ugandan Parliament approved legislation on Friday introducing harsher punishment — including life imprisonment…

  7. Ten Steps Bill de Blasio and Bill Bratton Should Take to Fix Stop-and-Frisk

    The Nation12/20/2013 - 01:00

    Ten Steps Bill de Blasio and Bill Bratton Should Take to Fix Stop-and-Frisk

  8. Unions Should Rethink Opposition: Stop-and-Frisk Reforms In Cops’ Best Interests

    The Chief by Anthony Miranda, Executive Chairman of the National Latino Officers Association and retired NYPD officer12/16/2013 - 01:00

    The struggle over New York City’s stop-and-frisk practices has been a long and dramatic one, played out in the streets, in the City Council and, of late, in a series of highly unusual court maneuvers…

  9. Be Our Guest: Stop-and-frisk policing must come to a halt

    Daily News by New York City Council Member Oliver Koppel12/15/2013 - 01:00

    New Yorkers have expressed their displeasure with the excessive use of stop-and-frisk by the Bloomberg administration.   Voters were moved by this issue in the recent citywide election, a federal court ruled the administration’s use of the…

  10. Keep a Close Eye on Honduran Elections Sunday

    Huffington Post11/22/2013 - 13:35

    By Pamela Spees, Senior Attorney with the CCR who has filed cases in the U.S. related to the 2009 Honduras coup.