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Groups Sue To Block Alabama Illegal Immigration Law
Posted on 11 Jul 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

MONTGOMERY, Ala. - (AP) Civil rights groups sued Friday in federal court to block Alabama's new law cracking down on illegal immigration, which supporters and opponents have called the strictest measure of its kind in the nation. The lawsuit , filed... Read More

Students Sue Minnesota School District Over Gay Policy
Posted on 22 Jul 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

CHAMPLIN, Minn. - (AP) Several current and former students sued Minnesota's largest school district Thursday, saying its policy requiring staff to remain neutral when sexual orientation is discussed in the classroom prevents teachers from effectively... Read More

Lawsuit Filed After First-Grader Handcuffed To Chair
Posted on 14 Jul 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW ORLEANS - Children at an elementary school here are subjected to unlawful seizures and arrests - including handcuffing and shackling - for minor violations of school rules, according to a class action lawsuit filed July 8 by the Southern Poverty Law... Read More