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September 14, 2015

A commission formed by Missouri Governor Jay Nixon to examine racial disparities and other social and economic conditions in the St. Louis area following the killing of Michael Brown and subsequent...

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September 9, 2015

Today, former CIA officials purported to respond to last year’s Senate Intelligence Committee report on CIA torture by releasing a book entitled “Rebuttal.” Downplaying the criminal misconduct iden...

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September 3, 2015

A Department of Justice report found that police used unnecessary force when responding to protests in Ferguson, Mo. following the killing of teenager Michael Brown by police, impacting protesters’...

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September 2, 2015

Today, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit in New Orleans heard oral argument in Albert Woodfox vs. Burl Cain. A three-judge panel will decide whether Louisiana prisoner Albert Woodfox...

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