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Fortune
The Giving 20to help Perkins School for the Blind develop a “micronavigation app” based on c
The Giving 20
Fortune / Posted 6 days ago
to help Perkins School for the Blind develop a “micronavigation app” based on crowdsourced data; and $1-million to the Equal Justice Initiative, a group led by lawyer Bryan Stevenson that advocates for criminal-justice reform. Google.org also... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Court demands new look at race of jurors in 3 convictionsand Flowers remains on Mississippi's death row. Bryan Stevenson, an attorney w
Court demands new look at race of jurors in 3 convictions
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
and Flowers remains on Mississippi's death row. Bryan Stevenson, an attorney with the Montgomery, Alabama-based Equal Justice Initiative who is representing Christopher Floyd, said they had challenged the exclusion of African-Americans... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama appeals court: Death sentence law constitutionalsecondary sources, including materials from "Project Hope to Abolish the Death
Alabama appeals court: Death sentence law constitutional
Al.com / Posted 11 days ago
secondary sources, including materials from "Project Hope to Abolish the Death Penalty" as well as from the Web site of the Equal Justice Initiative, a nonprofit organization whose attorneys are representing the defendants in this very... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan, Bernie Sanders: Sunday guestsPeet of The Economist; Hamza Yusuf, president and founder of Zaytuna College; a
Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan, Bernie Sanders: Sunday guests
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
Peet of The Economist; Hamza Yusuf, president and founder of Zaytuna College; and Bryan Stevenson, attorney and founder of Equal Justice Initiative. Republican fundraiser Foster Friess and Robert Wolf, 32 Advisors CEO and former Obama adviser,... Read more
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Al.com
U.S. Supreme Court sends third Alabama death row case back to state appeals court for reconsideratonus on notice of that fact," said Birmingham attorney John Lentine. Bryan Steve
U.S. Supreme Court sends third Alabama death row case back to state appeals court for reconsideraton
Al.com / Posted 21 days ago
us on notice of that fact," said Birmingham attorney John Lentine. Bryan Stevenson, executive director and founder of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, also stated in an email to AL.com on Monday that "we believe it's now very clear that... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
New motion says prison staff at St. Clair Correctional Facility work in fearfiled on behalf of inmates against Alabama's Department of Corrections. The mo
New motion says prison staff at St. Clair Correctional Facility work in fear
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 24 days ago
filed on behalf of inmates against Alabama's Department of Corrections. The motion, filed by attorneys at Montgomery-based Equal Justice Initiative, seeks class action status for all current and future inmates. The suit, originally filed in 2014,... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
New motion says prison staff at St. Clair Correctional Facility work in fearfiled on behalf of inmates against Alabama's Department of Corrections. The mo
New motion says prison staff at St. Clair Correctional Facility work in fear
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 24 days ago
filed on behalf of inmates against Alabama's Department of Corrections. The motion, filed by attorneys at Montgomery-based Equal Justice Initiative, seeks class action status for all current and future inmates. The suit, originally filed in 2014,... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama death row inmate's attorneys restate claim of mental incompetence on appealbefore a federal appeals court that he is not competent to be executed. Now Ma
Alabama death row inmate's attorneys restate claim of mental incompetence on appeal
Al.com / Posted 26 days ago
before a federal appeals court that he is not competent to be executed. Now Madison's attorneys from the Montgomery-based Equal Justice Initiative have filed new documents before the appeals court reiterating arguments that his significant mental... Read more
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Daily Princetonian
At 269th Commencement, Eisgruber '83 discusses importance of humanistic imaginationto serve on the University’s Board. Bryan Stevenson, a public-interest lawyer
At 269th Commencement, Eisgruber '83 discusses importance of humanistic imagination
Daily Princetonian / Posted 27 days ago
to serve on the University’s Board. Bryan Stevenson, a public-interest lawyer and the founding Executive Director of the Equal Justice Initiative, received a Doctor of Law for his works to instill fairness and humanity in the American criminal... Read more
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Al.com
U.S. Supreme Court grants review in another Alabama death row inmate's casecourt originally denied review of Johnson's case, but after its ruling in the H
U.S. Supreme Court grants review in another Alabama death row inmate's case
Al.com / Posted 27 days ago
court originally denied review of Johnson's case, but after its ruling in the Hurst v Florida case, his attorneys with the Equal Justice Initiative asked again for a hearing. The U.S. Supreme Court granted that request May 2. Johnson's case was... Read more

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