Monthly Archives: December 2016

Rights Group Sues Court Offices After Bias Alleged

CIVIL RIGHTS LAWSUIT SEEKS RECORDS SHOWING IMPACT OF TRIAL COURT EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES ON DIVERSITY Citing Importance of Transparency and Accountability in Light of Probation Department Scandal, Suit Filed Directly With Supreme Judicial Court In a public records lawsuit filed directly with Massachusetts’ highest court on December 14, 2016, the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and

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This is How We Win!

We’re launching a campaign to fight the recent wave of hate. To help address urgent problems related to harassment, intimidation, and bullying, please join us in disseminating our bilingual know-your-rights palm-cards.  Contact us if you experience or witness hate. Estamos lanzando una campaña para combatir la reciente ola de odio. ¿Has sido víctima o testigo de

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Lawyers’ Committee Promises to be the Community’s Legal Protectors

The Lawyers’ Committee Promises to be the Community’s Legal Protectors (Bay State Banner) Following the election of Donald Trump, phone calls poured into the offices of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice. The dominant theme: The climate at school and work had turned overtly hostile, as if many had taken the election

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