Legal Articles, Civil & Human Rights

“A Dream of Youthful Hopes” Securing the American Dream for the Children of Immigrants

The lack of action by federal policymakers to address immigration reform has resulted in the introduction of state laws that have a direct impact on children of immigrants. This article discusses federal and state proposals, and makes the case for a sensible and just approach to immigration reform.

Fourth Circuit Rules that Employers Must Accommodate Temporary Conditions Under the ADA

Employers have a duty to accommodate temporary impairments under the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Common Types of Nursing Home Abuse

No person should ever have to be the victim of any type of abuse. Unfortunately, certain individuals are more vulnerable to abuse than others, including small children and people with special needs.

Pregnancy Discrimination Lawsuit Against NJ Diner

Pregnancy Discrimination Lawsuit Against NJ Diner

Pregnancy Discrimination Case Against HR Consulting Firm

Pregnancy Discrimination Case Against HR Consulting Firm

Race Discrimination Claim Against International Shipping Company in Newark

Race Discrimination Claim Against International Shipping Company in Newark

LACK OF JURISDICTION: Legacy of Dred Scott and Racisim in U.S. Courts

The legacy of Dred Scott is that the founders did not intend for rights, bestowed by the constitution, to be enjoyed by everyone and that the judicial process can be manipulated in a fashion that forecloses access to the courts based on improper reasons.

U.S. IMMIGRATION POLICY, POLICE BRUTALITY, AND UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION AGAINST TORTURE: Dedicated to Michael Brown and Others who have been killed

With many cases of immigrants being wrongfully deported without a fair and adequate hearing pursuant to the treaty and increasing police brutality against minorities like Michael Brown; matters need to be taken directly to the United Nations to address human rights violations under the treaty.

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