269Aug 22, 2013
Race and the Criminal Justice System
Attorneys and legal experts talked about racial disparities in the charging and sentencing of minority defendants. Among the topics they addressed were New York City’s “stop and ...
290Mar 28, 2013
Women in the Civil Rights Movement
Women civil rights leaders honored attorney Barbara Arnwine for her achievements in racial justice and civil rights. Then they discussed the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and ...
56Aug 18, 2005
Blacks and the Supreme Court
Participants talked about issues affecting the black and minority communities in the previous Supreme Court term. They talked about the nomination of Judge John Roberts to replace Justice ...
98Jul 28, 2005
U.S. Supreme Court and the Black Community
At the National Urban League, a panel discussion was held on the nomination of Judge John Roberts to the U.S. Supreme Court. Among the topics they discussed were the effect that confirmation of ...
22Jul 17, 1998
Civil Rights Division Oversight
Subcomittee members heard testimony regarding the civil rights division of the Justice Department. Justice Department officials and civil rights advocates talked about the activities of the ...