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"The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund is simply the best civil rights law firm in American history." -- President Obama

LDF Statement on Hearing on "Policing Strategies for the 21st Century"

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LDF on Indictment of Officers Involved in Death of Freddie Gray

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Sherrilyn Ifill Delivers NYU 183rd Commencement Speech

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New $30,000 Racial Justice Scholarship for Law Students

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Leading the Future of Civil Rights, LDF Turns 75

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Help LDF Push Back on Voter Suppression

Learn more about the proposed Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2014 (VRAA).

Urge Congress to strengthen and pass the VRAA.

Learn more about voter suppression efforts since Shelby v. Holder.

Tell us about recent voting changes in your former Section 5 jurisdiction and how they affect your community.

Find out if you live in a place formerly covered by Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act.

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