Scott DeFoe, hired as an expert witness by attorneys representing Thomas’ family in a wrongful-death and civil-rights lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Seattle, reviewed the actions of the.. Seattle Times
President Donald Trump has welcomed the Supreme Court’s decision to allow his travel and refugee bans to be partly reinstated. Earlier this year Trump ordered a 90-day ban on people travelling from.. Source: Euronews English -
A civil rights historical marker in Mississippi was recently vandalized. The vandals destroyed information about Emmett Till, a black teenager who was kidnapped and lynched in 1955. The murder spurred.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
On Monday the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear an appeal from a Colorado bakery that refused to make wedding cakes for same-sex couples. In the wake of the Supreme Court's 2015 same-sex marriage.. Source: Wochit News -
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City will release new rules for police on Tuesday curbing the practice of bringing criminal charges against people caught drinking alcohol or urinating in public, among.. Reuters
Theresa May is in talks with senior Conservative politicians on forming her new Cabinet, while in-depth talks continue with Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist party (DUP) over a confidence and.. City A.M.
(Reuters) - The American Civil Liberties Union has sued the state of Missouri in a bid to prevent its new voter identification from interfering with a local special election next month, saying the.. Reuters
(Reuters) - Civil rights activist Jesse Jackson blasted the NFL on Wednesday for failing to find a role for Colin Kaepernick, the quarterback who sparked debate last season with his sideline protest.. Reuters
(Reuters) - The American Civil Liberties Union sued the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in federal court on Thursday, seeking records the civil rights group contends provide accounts of hunger.. Reuters
A driverless car. LSD tabs. Blade Runner concept art. The Design Museum lays out an eclectic and fascinating assortment of objects in its California: Designing Freedom exhibition, and then ties itself.. City A.M.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The president of the NAACP said on Friday he was being dismissed after three years of leading the biggest U.S. civil rights organization as the group said it is seeking a more.. Reuters
(Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to revive a civil rights lawsuit against a New Mexico police officer for arresting a 13-year-old boy who burped repeatedly and disrupted his class,.. Reuters
Thirteen people died on the spot when members of the Parachute Regiment opened fire on 26 Civil Rights demonstrators in Londonderry in 1972 (pictured). Another died later from their injuries. MailOnline
(Reuters) - The American Civil Liberties Union sued New Hampshire on Wednesday after the state invalidated the absentee ballots of hundreds of voters in the November 2016 election, including a blind.. Reuters