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WKYC Cleveland
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Euclid cop uses force on handcuffed girl, 16with the U.S. Department of Justice and they agencies are reviewing Amiott’s co
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 2 hours ago
with the U.S. Department of Justice and they agencies are reviewing Amiott’s conduct. O’Malley earlier this year created a civil rights division to review violations, including potential misconduct by law enforcement. “We have discussed the issues... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Fired Google engineer James Damore hires prominent Republican lawyerdelivered a Sikh prayer at the Republican National Convention in 2016, and was
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 hours ago
delivered a Sikh prayer at the Republican National Convention in 2016, and was reportedly under consideration to lead the civil rights division in President Trump's Justice Department. Since he was fired, Damore has become a hero to many on the... Read more
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Fortune
Fired Google Engineer Hires Lawyer Shortlisted as Trump Nomineea "politically correct monoculture.” Dhillon was on President Donald Trump’s s
Fortune / Posted 4 hours ago
a "politically correct monoculture.” Dhillon was on President Donald Trump’s shortlist to lead the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division in March, according to press reports. The president ended up nominating employment-management attorney... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
2 Texas men plead guilty to federal hate crime for assaults based on sexual orientationAjiduah, 18, pleaded guilty today to assaulting men because of the victim’s sex
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
Ajiduah, 18, pleaded guilty today to assaulting men because of the victim’s sexual orientation, the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division, the U.S. Attorney’s Office of the Eastern District of Texas, and the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco,... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Pres. Trump will not pardon ex-sheriff Joe Arpaio during Phoenix visitTrump is considering using the power of his office to sow hate and division," s
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted yesterday
Trump is considering using the power of his office to sow hate and division," said Vanita Gupta, former head of DOJ's civil rights division under President Barack Obama and who now leads the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human... Read more
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FOX News
Feds Say Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio Violated Civil Rightsown actions have helped nurture MCSO's culture of bias," wrote Thomas Perez, wh
FOX News / Posted yesterday
own actions have helped nurture MCSO's culture of bias," wrote Thomas Perez, who heads the Justice Department's civil rights division, adding that the sheriff frequently gave such racially charged letters to some of his top aides and... Read more
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The Hill
Minority communities can be Trump allies — if he makes the first moveadministration’s policy, they don’t feel disenfranchised. Another avenue calli
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
administration’s policy, they don’t feel disenfranchised. Another avenue calling out for action instead of rhetoric is the Civil Rights Division at the Department of Justice. The administration’s proposed budget for next year envisions tremendous... Read more
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Salon.com
Back to the progressive future: It’s not to late to overcome the mistakes of the Clinton eraproposed by Lani Guinier, who was demonized by conservatives as a “quota queen”
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
proposed by Lani Guinier, who was demonized by conservatives as a “quota queen” when Bill Clinton nominated her to head the civil rights division at the Department of Justice. (Her major writings on the subject were collected in “Tyranny of the... Read more
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New Kerala
Nexus Services, Inc. Announced Federal Lawsuit Practice of Eugenics at the Hands of White County Sheriff, Judge, Sheriff's Deputy and White County Administration - newkerala news #264460added, "That the sheriff and the judge are playing God. Attorney, Mario Willia
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
added, "That the sheriff and the judge are playing God. Attorney, Mario Williams, Chief of the Nexus Caridades, Inc. Civil Rights Division also addressed the media imploring: "The number one question we should ask, is a Constitutional Right.... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Cops Subjected Woman to 11-Minute Body Cavity Search During Traffic Stop: Lawsuitoppression for allegedly mistreating Corley while on the job. According to Harr
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
oppression for allegedly mistreating Corley while on the job. According to Harris County District Attorney's Office Civil Rights Division Chief Natasha Sinclair, if the deputies had been found guilty, they would have faced up to one year... Read more
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CBS News
Lawsuit: Cops subjected woman to 11-minute body cavity searchoppression for allegedly mistreating Corley while on the job. According to Harr
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
oppression for allegedly mistreating Corley while on the job. According to Harris County District Attorney's Office Civil Rights Division Chief Natasha Sinclair, if the deputies had been found guilty, they would have faced up to one year... Read more
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CBS News
Trump's team17 years working for Goldman Sachs. Labor Secretary: Alexander Acosta Acosta
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
17 years working for Goldman Sachs. Labor Secretary: Alexander Acosta Acosta served as assistant attorney general for the Civil Rights Division under President George W. Bush and was previously a member of the National Labor Relations Board. Most... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Judge rules out death penalty for Scott Dekraai in Seal Beach mass murder casejustice system. Separate investigations by the California Attorney General’s Of
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
justice system. Separate investigations by the California Attorney General’s Office and the U.S. Department of Justice’s civil rights division are underway. Goethals ignited a legal firestorm in March 2015 when he took the penalty phase away... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
County to pay $375k in jail pepper-spray lawsuitto bring charges. Court documents show that the incident led jail personnel to
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 6 days ago
to bring charges. Court documents show that the incident led jail personnel to be investigated by U.S. Dept. of Justice’s civil rights division, the U.S. Attorneys’ Office, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Dayton police... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
County to pay $375k in jail pepper-spray lawsuitto bring charges. Court documents show that the incident led jail personnel to
Dayton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
to bring charges. Court documents show that the incident led jail personnel to be investigated by U.S. Dept. of Justice’s civil rights division, the U.S. Attorneys’ Office, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Dayton police... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
County to pay $375k in jail pepper-spray lawsuitto bring charges. Court documents show that the incident led jail personnel to
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
to bring charges. Court documents show that the incident led jail personnel to be investigated by U.S. Dept. of Justice’s civil rights division, the U.S. Attorneys’ Office, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Dayton police... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
County reaches $375K settlement with pepper-sprayed inmatebring charges. But court documents show that the incident led jail personnel t
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 6 days ago
bring charges. But court documents show that the incident led jail personnel to be investigated by U.S. Dept. of Justice’s civil rights division, the U.S. Attorneys’ Office, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Dayton police department. Some... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
County reaches $375K settlement with pepper-sprayed inmatebring charges. But court documents show that the incident led jail personnel t
Dayton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
bring charges. But court documents show that the incident led jail personnel to be investigated by U.S. Dept. of Justice’s civil rights division, the U.S. Attorneys’ Office, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Dayton police department. Some... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
County settles lawsuit brought by pepper-sprayed inmatebring charges. But court documents show that the incident led jail personnel t
Dayton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
bring charges. But court documents show that the incident led jail personnel to be investigated by U.S. Dept. of Justice’s civil rights division, the U.S. Attorneys’ Office, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Dayton police department. Some... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
County settles lawsuit brought by pepper-sprayed inmatebring charges. But court documents show that the incident led jail personnel t
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
bring charges. But court documents show that the incident led jail personnel to be investigated by U.S. Dept. of Justice’s civil rights division, the U.S. Attorneys’ Office, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Dayton police department. Some... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
County settles lawsuit brought by pepper-sprayed inmatebring charges. But court documents show that the incident led jail personnel t
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 6 days ago
bring charges. But court documents show that the incident led jail personnel to be investigated by U.S. Dept. of Justice’s civil rights division, the U.S. Attorneys’ Office, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Dayton police department. Some... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Racist rally in Virginia turns deadlythe right to free speech is a core value, hate has no place in America." Gupta
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
the right to free speech is a core value, hate has no place in America." Gupta, who used to head the Justice Department's civil rights division under President Barack Obama, said that Trump "has emboldened and enabled the forces of hate and... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
FBI seeks tips, photos, video of Charlottesville violencenight a civil rights investigation into the deadly accident had been launched.
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 7 days ago
night a civil rights investigation into the deadly accident had been launched. “The Richmond FBI Field Office, the Civil Rights Division, and the US Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Virginia have opened a civil rights... Read more
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Black Press USA
It’s Time for Blacks to Stand Up and Fight Trumpcannot allow that to happen. Right now, the DOJ is looking to pull together a
Black Press USA / Posted 7 days ago
cannot allow that to happen. Right now, the DOJ is looking to pull together a team of lawyers from the department’s Civil Rights Division to work on “…intentional race-based discrimination in college and university admissions.” Eight states... Read more
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New America Media
New Head of Leadership Conference Says Now a "Bleak Time" for Civil Rightsraised in Philadelphia and worked as a civil rights lawyer and Deputy Legal Dir
New America Media / Posted 7 days ago
raised in Philadelphia and worked as a civil rights lawyer and Deputy Legal Director of the ACLU, she was named head of the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice by President Obama in October, 2014. This interview was conducted by... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
FBI seeks tips, photos, video of Charlottesville violencenight a civil rights investigation into the deadly accident had been launched.
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 7 days ago
night a civil rights investigation into the deadly accident had been launched. “The Richmond FBI Field Office, the Civil Rights Division, and the US Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Virginia have opened a civil rights... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
FBI establishes tip-line following incidents in Charlottesvilleand select the option for “Recent Events in Charlottesville, Virginia.” The Ri
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 7 days ago
and select the option for “Recent Events in Charlottesville, Virginia.” The Richmond FBI Field Office, the Civil Rights Division, and the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of Virginia are conducting a civil rights... Read more
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Philly.com
Solomon Jones: Trump's lies about racismblack college education is still under attack under Trump. The administration i
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
black college education is still under attack under Trump. The administration is preparing to use the Justice Department’s civil rights division to examine the possibility of suing universities over affirmative action admissions policies deemed to... Read more
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Salon.com
Charlottesville is just more evidence America was born and raised on racism and violencesupposed to go to groups fighting neo-Nazi violence. Remember that the Departme
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
supposed to go to groups fighting neo-Nazi violence. Remember that the Department of Justice recently announced that its civil rights division will be focusing its energies not on the precipitous rise in anti-black and anti-Muslim hate crimes... Read more
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The Hindu
Trump’s Charlottesville remarks a ‘disgrace’, say Indian-Americansand chief executive of the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights told
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
and chief executive of the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights told podcast Cape Up. She was the head of the civil rights division of the Department of Justice under Obama Administration. “President Trump has forfeited any claim to... Read more
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ABC News
Trump makes civil rights-related appointment to Dept. of Homeland SecurityOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights at the U.S. Department of Ag
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights at the U.S. Department of Agriculture; as a senior policy adviser in the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice; as counsel to the Chairman of the Merit Systems Protection Board;... Read more
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Black Press USA
Under Trump, Justice Department Resumes Fight for White Privilegeover affirmative action admissions policies. As first reported by “The New York
Black Press USA / Posted 8 days ago
over affirmative action admissions policies. As first reported by “The New York Times,” the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division will carry out this effort to determine whether White applicants were discriminated against. For Black... Read more
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Al.com
Will Jeff Sessions give Heather Heyer's family justice?to cut off grants to "sanctuary cities." And just this month, he signaled his i
Al.com / Posted 8 days ago
to cut off grants to "sanctuary cities." And just this month, he signaled his intention to use the Justice Department's civil rights division - the same division that is now responsible for investigating what happened in Charlottesville - to go... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Sessions defends Trump's response to Charlottesville violenceafter it," Sessions added on the CBS show. "Our FBI people are working on it as
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
after it," Sessions added on the CBS show. "Our FBI people are working on it assiduously. Our United States attorneys and civil rights division are focused on it. Justice will be done. We are coming after these people … It cannot be tolerated in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Charlottesville attacker's mom called 911 on him when he was a teento launch a 'domestic terrorism' probe into the deadly crash. The FBI's Richmo
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
to launch a 'domestic terrorism' probe into the deadly crash. The FBI's Richmond field office, the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division and US Attorney's Office for the Western District of Virginia said they have opened an investigation... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sessions defends Trump's response to Charlottesville violenceafter it," Sessions added on the CBS show. "Our FBI people are working on it as
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
after it," Sessions added on the CBS show. "Our FBI people are working on it assiduously. Our United States attorneys and civil rights division are focused on it. Justice will be done. We are coming after these people . . . It cannot be tolerated... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Sessions calls Charlottesville violence domestic terrorism, defends Trump's responseafter it," Sessions added on the CBS show. "Our FBI people are working on it as
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
after it," Sessions added on the CBS show. "Our FBI people are working on it assiduously. Our United States attorneys and civil rights division are focused on it. Justice will be done. We are coming after these people . . . It cannot be tolerated... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Sessions calls Charlottesville violence domestic terrorism, defends Trump's responseafter it," Sessions added on the CBS show. "Our FBI people are working on it as
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
after it," Sessions added on the CBS show. "Our FBI people are working on it assiduously. Our United States attorneys and civil rights division are focused on it. Justice will be done. We are coming after these people . . . It cannot be tolerated... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Sessions calls Charlottesville violence domestic terrorism, defends Trump's responseafter it," Sessions added on the CBS show. "Our FBI people are working on it as
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
after it," Sessions added on the CBS show. "Our FBI people are working on it assiduously. Our United States attorneys and civil rights division are focused on it. Justice will be done. We are coming after these people . . . It cannot be tolerated... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Sessions calls Charlottesville violence domestic terrorism, defends Trump's responseafter it," Sessions added on the CBS show. "Our FBI people are working on it as
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
after it," Sessions added on the CBS show. "Our FBI people are working on it assiduously. Our United States attorneys and civil rights division are focused on it. Justice will be done. We are coming after these people . . . It cannot be tolerated... Read more
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Philly.com
Sessions defends Trump's response to Charlottesville violenceafter it," Sessions added on the CBS show. "Our FBI people are working on it as
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
after it," Sessions added on the CBS show. "Our FBI people are working on it assiduously. Our United States attorneys and civil rights division are focused on it. Justice will be done. We are coming after these people . . . It cannot be tolerated... Read more
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Al.com
Sessions defends Trump's Charlottesville response: President opposes 'radical, racist bigotry'after it," Sessions added on the CBS show. "Our FBI people are working on it as
Al.com / Posted 9 days ago
after it," Sessions added on the CBS show. "Our FBI people are working on it assiduously. Our United States attorneys and civil rights division are focused on it. Justice will be done. We are coming after these people . . . It cannot be tolerated... Read more
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EuroNews
Sessions Says DoJ Will Take 'Vigorous Action' to Protect Rightsbetray our core values and cannot be tolerated." The FBI said in a statement S
EuroNews / Posted 9 days ago
betray our core values and cannot be tolerated." The FBI said in a statement Saturday that it, the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division, and the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of Virginia have opened a civil rights... Read more
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NBC News
Sessions says Dept. of Justice will defend protesters against "racism and bigotry"betray our core values and cannot be tolerated.” The FBI said in a statement S
NBC News / Posted 9 days ago
betray our core values and cannot be tolerated.” The FBI said in a statement Saturday that it, the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division, and the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Virginia have opened a civil rights... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
White House: Trump's condemnation includes 'white supremacists,...--including former Manhattan U.S. attorney Preet Bharara, former attorney gener
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
--including former Manhattan U.S. attorney Preet Bharara, former attorney general Eric Holder and former head of the civil rights division Vanita Gupta - called for Sessions to announce that the department would conduct a federal... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
White House: Trump’s condemnation includes ‘white supremacists, KKK, neo-Nazi and all extremist groups’—including former Manhattan U.S. attorney Preet Bharara, former attorney genera
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
—including former Manhattan U.S. attorney Preet Bharara, former attorney general Eric Holder and former head of the civil rights division Vanita Gupta - called for Sessions to announce that the department would conduct a federal... Read more
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Philly.com
White House confronts backlash over Trump's Charlottesville remarks–including former Manhattan U.S. attorney Preet Bharara, former attorney genera
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
–including former Manhattan U.S. attorney Preet Bharara, former attorney general Eric Holder and former head of the civil rights division Vanita Gupta – called for Sessions to announce that the department would conduct a federal... Read more
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Boston Herald
DOJ opens civil rights probe as Donald Trump takes heat for responsecourse that includes white Supremacists, KKK, neo-Nazi and all extremist groups
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
course that includes white Supremacists, KKK, neo-Nazi and all extremist groups.” The Richmond, Va., FBI Field Office, the Civil Rights Division, and the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Virginia announced yesterday they have... Read more
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Boston Herald
DOJ opens civil rights probe as prez takes heat for responsecourse that includes white Supremacists, KKK, neo-Nazi and all extremist groups
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
course that includes white Supremacists, KKK, neo-Nazi and all extremist groups.” The Richmond, Va., FBI Field Office, the Civil Rights Division, and the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Virginia announced yesterday they have... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Woman killed in Charlottesville, Virginia car attack identifiedsecond-degree murder, three counts of malicious wounding and one count of hit-a
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
second-degree murder, three counts of malicious wounding and one count of hit-and-run. The Richmond FBI Field Office, the Civil Rights Division, and the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of Virginia have opened a civil rights... Read more
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