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Lowell Sun
EDITORIAL: Stopping hate crimes, no matter the victimtransgender Americans suggests there could be an opening in his views. But a fo
Lowell Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
transgender Americans suggests there could be an opening in his views. But a former head of the Justice Department's civil rights division, Vanita Gupta, nailed the issue with the attorney general's larger position in an interview with The... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Rapid-response legal network sees threats to women's rights in Trump eraassault on campus and announced an interim plan. The move came after an officia
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 hours ago
assault on campus and announced an interim plan. The move came after an official in charge of the Education Department's civil rights division told the New York Times in July that 90 percent of sexual assault allegations on campus are... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
BPD officers accept internal punishment – The Johns Hopkins NewsPorter, who was set to be retried, as well as Miller and Sergeant Alicia White
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted 2 days ago
Porter, who was set to be retried, as well as Miller and Sergeant Alicia White in July 2016. The Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division launched its own investigation into Gray’s death in 2015 but announced last month that it would not be... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
KHQ Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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ABC Montana
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
ABC Montana / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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WALB Albany
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Florida man set to plead guilty to threatening mosquewhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Florida man set to plead guilty to threatening mosquewhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Florida man set to plead guilty to threatening mosquewhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Feds secure rare hate crime conviction for mosque threatwhich threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
which threaten whole communities' sense of safety and security," said John Gore, Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division. "The Justice Department will continue to vigorously prosecute hate crimes so that all people, no... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Macomb County prosecutor to provide interpreter for hearing impairedsettlement was announced last week by the U.S. Attorney's Office. The executive
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
settlement was announced last week by the U.S. Attorney's Office. The executive director of the Michigan Department of Civil Rights said in a news release that the settlement could provide a simple, cost-effective model for other prosecutor's... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Healey brings Trump resistance to SFof Delegates against an anti-trans candidate. Before she was attorney general,
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
of Delegates against an anti-trans candidate. Before she was attorney general, Healey, 46, served as chief of the office's civil rights division, where she spearheaded the state's challenge to the federal Defense of Marriage Act. She was then... Read more
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The Hill
Sessions spars with Dems at heated oversight hearingdon't think so." "OK, I'm reading aloud," Whitehouse quipped. Sessions was re
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
don't think so." "OK, I'm reading aloud," Whitehouse quipped. Sessions was repeatedly pressed on whether the department’s Civil Rights Division will protect LGBTQ people from discrimination, following newly released agency guidance on protecting... Read more
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The Hill
Attorney General Sessions leads the charge against LGBT rightsfederal law. This anti-transgender move must be probed further. How many caree
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
federal law. This anti-transgender move must be probed further. How many career attorneys in the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division were involved in its drafting and development? Or was the move prompted by President Trump and... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas DA changes grand jury policy for officer shootingscivil lawsuits or investigations of whether officers violated department policy
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 5 days ago
civil lawsuits or investigations of whether officers violated department policy. The leader of the district attorney's Civil Rights Division says prosecutors are reviewing how to handle nine other police shooting cases. Information from:... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Texas DA changes grand jury policy for officer shootingscivil lawsuits or investigations of whether officers violated department policy
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 days ago
civil lawsuits or investigations of whether officers violated department policy. The leader of the district attorney's Civil Rights Division says prosecutors are reviewing how to handle nine other police shooting cases. Information from:... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Texas DA changes grand jury policy for officer shootingscivil lawsuits or investigations of whether officers violated department policy
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 5 days ago
civil lawsuits or investigations of whether officers violated department policy. The leader of the district attorney's Civil Rights Division says prosecutors are reviewing how to handle nine other police shooting cases. Information from:... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Texas DA changes grand jury policy for officer shootingscivil lawsuits or investigations of whether officers violated department policy
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
civil lawsuits or investigations of whether officers violated department policy. The leader of the district attorney's Civil Rights Division says prosecutors are reviewing how to handle nine other police shooting cases. Information from:... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Texas DA changes grand jury policy for officer shootingscivil lawsuits or investigations of whether officers violated department policy
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 5 days ago
civil lawsuits or investigations of whether officers violated department policy. The leader of the district attorney's Civil Rights Division says prosecutors are reviewing how to handle nine other police shooting cases. Information from:... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas DA changes grand jury policy for officer shootingscivil lawsuits or investigations of whether officers violated department policy
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 days ago
civil lawsuits or investigations of whether officers violated department policy. The leader of the district attorney's Civil Rights Division says prosecutors are reviewing how to handle nine other police shooting cases. Information from:... Read more
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OregonLive.com
An absurd ending to an absurd investigation: Editorial valleyof Oregon Department of Justice attorney Erious Johnson, Jr. was absurd to begi
OregonLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
of Oregon Department of Justice attorney Erious Johnson, Jr. was absurd to begin with. Johnson, who headed the agency's civil rights division, came under the scrutiny of a DOJ investigator who misinterpreted Johnson's innocuous tweets -... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Travis County DA's office decides not to pursue charges against officers involved in shooting casesSalvatore Reale and Andrew McRae shot and killed him. Moore announced her plan
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 5 days ago
Salvatore Reale and Andrew McRae shot and killed him. Moore announced her plans in April to shift how a newly created civil rights division would handle police shooting cases. Her plan was supported by police and civil groups, who say they... Read more
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The Christian Post
Jeff Sessions Sends Federal Hate Crimes Lawyer to Aid in Case of Murdered Gender Fluid High Schoolerdivision. "Every murder has a component of hate. Any murder is hateful in and o
The Christian Post / Posted 6 days ago
division. "Every murder has a component of hate. Any murder is hateful in and of itself." Christopher J. Perras of the civil rights division' criminal section will assist Des Moines County Attorney Amy Beavers and Assistant Iowa Attorney... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Sessions sending lawyer to prosecute transgender murder caseSessions said at a speech in June. Reiterating that vow, Sessions said he had
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Sessions said at a speech in June. Reiterating that vow, Sessions said he had directed the Justice Department's civil rights division to review some other cases in which transgender people were killed. Lawmakers in March urged him to... Read more
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TribLIVE
Justice Dept. to help in Iowa case of slain transgender teenSessions said at a speech in June. Reiterating that vow, Sessions said he had
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
Sessions said at a speech in June. Reiterating that vow, Sessions said he had directed the Justice Department's civil rights division to review some other cases in which transgender people were killed. Lawmakers in March urged him to... Read more
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