Tag: Justice Department

Justice Department to Sue NC Over Voting Rules

State imposes strict voter ID requirements

“Gideon’s Army”: You Have the Right to an Attorney

By// Marcia Talbert Set your DVRs for a provocative new documentary showcasing the lives of three public defenders 50 years after Gideon’s Supreme Court decision. ...

Justice Dept. opens civil rights unit in Ala.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The Justice Department said Tuesday it was establishing its first civil rights unit in Alabama, a move that comes after the state’s ...

AG vows thorough review in Trayvon Martin case

WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder said Wednesday that the Justice Department will take appropriate action in the killing of Trayvon Martin if it finds ...