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Celebrating 75 Years of LDF
LDF applauds the Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights release today of10/01/14
Yesterday, Attorney General Eric Holder announced that he will be stepping down from his position in which he served exceptionally.
9/30/14Related Case or Issue:
- Lauren McCauley, Detroiters Vow Resistance After Judge Rules There is No Human Right to Water, Common Dreams (Sep 30, 2014)
9/29/14Related Case or Issue:
Decision Comes As United Nations Delegates Announce
Investigation into Human Rights Violations
DETROIT, MI— Today, the ACLU of Michigan and NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc., a separate entity from the NAACP, expressed deep disappointment with a federal judge’s decision to deny a motion that would have temporarily stopped water service shut-offs to Detroit residents.
Last night, Sherrilyn Ifill appeared on The Rachel Maddow Show where she discussed Attorney General Holder's extraordinary civil rights legacy.