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10/04/16Related Case or Issue:
Exciting news! LDF has been selected to be a CREDO Donations Recipients for October.
Each month, CREDO selects three nonprofit organizations representing a range of progressive causes to receive a portion of its revenue. More than $150,000 is awarded monthly and CREDO divides the dollars depending on the votes from people like you! The more votes LDF receives from our supporters, the more we will earn in donations from CREDO.
9/28/16Related Case or Issue:
Today Governor Jerry Brown signed AB 2466 into law, which restores voting rights to over 50,000 Californians with non-violent felony convictions. NAACP Legal Defense Fund Associate Director-Counsel Janai Nelson offered the following statement:
Our country faces profound and important challenges in the years ahead. As the presidential candidates prepare to take to the podiums for the first debate, there are many essential questions anyone seeking our nation’s highest office must answer.
9/23/16Related Case or Issue:
President and Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund (LDF) Sherrilyn Ifill issued the following statement regarding the indictment of Officer Betty Shelby, who killed Terence Crutcher in Tulsa, and the release of the Scott family’s video footage of the shooting of Keith Lamont Scott in Charlotte: