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September 16, 2019
Trump's new public charge rule must be stopped. We're asking a federal court to do just that. On Tuesday, we filed a motion in federal court to halt the Trump administration’s proposed public charge rule and prevent the rule from taking effect next month. Attorneys say the rule relies on vague and discriminatory criteria to prevent immigrants from obtaining lawful permanent residence (green card status) and would transform the family-based legal immigration system into one that grants permanent status only to the most well off. The filing was made on behalf of five community and legal...
August 26, 2019
Breaking: Trial date pending in Al Shimari case On Friday, in our long running case on behalf of three Iraqi Abu Ghraib torture survivors, Al Shimari, et al. v. CACI Premier Technology , the Fourth...
August 5, 2019
We continue our fight to protect asylum rights In a decision late Monday , a federal district court rejected the Trump administration's second attempt to dismiss our lawsuit, Al Otro Lado v. Nielsen...
August 2, 2019
Last month, I had the privilege of moderating a discussion at Simpson Thacher’s 6th Annual Citywide Diversity Reception with activist and Emmy-nominated actress Laverne Cox . Cox, who gained...
June 17, 2019
NY Must End #WalkingWhileTrans Ban On Wednesday, the Center for Constitutional Rights, along with 34 co-signers, wrote to New York State Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins and Speaker of...
May 22, 2019
Three Things You Should Know About Airbnb Business decisions play an important role in the protection of human rights. In situations of ongoing and grave human rights violations, businesses that...

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