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Let the LRC know — It’s time to end prison gerrymandering purpose

Aug. 19, 2021 2:35 pm

Let the LRC know — It’s time to end prison gerrymandering

Prison gerrymandering is the practice of counting incarcerated people as residents of their cells instead of their hometowns. It isn't equitable and it isn't legal, says guest columnist Brenda Marrero.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg helped shape the modern era of women’s rights — even before she went on the Supreme Court people

Sep. 19, 2020 1:07 pm

Ruth Bader Ginsburg helped shape the modern era of women’s rights — even before she went on the Supreme Court

When Ginsburg started her work in the 1960s, the Supreme Court had never invalidated any type of sex-based rule.
It’s ‘Philadelphia’s constitutional right to refuse to enforce federal immigration law’ purpose

Mar. 28, 2017 12:32 pm

It’s ‘Philadelphia’s constitutional right to refuse to enforce federal immigration law’

Labor and employment attorney Matthew Fontana defends the legality of Philly's sanctuary city status.

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