Florida's Orange County’s new Commission redistricting map is discriminatory and violates the civil rights of Latinos by diluting their voting strength, according to a lawsuit filed by several Orange County residents.
The attack on a sitting judge, and a Latino one at that, will not be tolerated by LatinoJustice PRLDEF and other Latino law organizations.
LatinoJustice PRLDEF Asks DOJ to Investigate NYC Board of Elections Handling of District 13 Congressional Primary Race
LatinoJustice PRLDEF Asks NYS Commission on Judicial Nomination To Consider Latino Attorneys for Vacancy
Latinos Ask Court to Limit 2012 Term and Order Special State Elections in 2013
Public Interest Fellowships Are Available at LatinoJustice PRLDEF for Fall.
LatinoJustice PRLDEF Lambastes Irresponsible Use Of Redistricting In Nassau County
Today, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down key parts of Arizona’s anti-immigrant SB1070.
Voting Rights Organizations Send Notice to Florida: Stop Purging Voters
Groups ask for an immediate termination of plan to remove alleged non-citizens from the voter rolls
The Atlantic features Operation Clean Halls
LatinoJustice PRLDEF and Other Voting Rights Organizations
Challenge Florida Voter Purge Program
Operation Clean Halls program targets Latino and black New Yorkers
A three-judge panel has approved a new Congressional redistricting map for New York State that closely mirrors a plan created by a coalition of groups representing minority voters in New York.
The new Senate redistricting plan passed by the New York State Legislature grossly disenfranchises Latinos across the State and the proposed constitutional amendment fails to create any meaningful reform, according to lawyers at LatinoJustice PRLDEF. LatinoJustice PRLDEF is asking Governor Cuomo to veto both pieces of legislation.
The next generation of civil rights and human rights activists was forged on the road from Selma to Montgomery during the march.