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Don't Tread on Me: Yasiin Bey (fka Mos Def) PSA on the harmful impact of stop and frisk on communities and how New Yorkers are taking the fight for their rights to the courts. CCR Executive Director Vince Warren and former deputy legal adviser to the CIA's Counterterrorism Center Vicki Divoll in conversation on an episode of the Bill Moyers show. What's worth fighting for in 2013? It's important to ask ourselves, what are the values that are important to us and what can we do to make an impact?
Whereas recognition of the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world, Whereas disregard and contempt for human rights have resulted in barbarous acts which have outraged the conscience of mankind, and the advent of a world in which human beings shall enjoy freedom of speech and belief and freedom from fear and want has been proclaimed as the highest aspiration of the common people, Whereas it is essential, if man is not to be compelled to have recourse, as a last resort, to rebellion against tyranny and oppression, that human rights should be protected by the rule of law, Whereas it is essential to promote the development of friendly relations between nations, The Universal Declaration of Human Rights The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

The United States Constitution

The United States Constitution The Constitution is presented in several ways on this site. This page presents the Constitution on one large HTML-enhanced page. Other pages present the Constitution as a series of individual pages, in plain text, in standard Palm DOC format, and in enhanced TealDoc format. A quick reference is also available, as are photos of the Constitution. The Constitution of China is available for comparison. In these pages, superseded text is presented like this: (This is superseded text.)
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How to Flex Your Rights During Police Encounters

How to Flex Your Rights During Police Encounters I recently had the privilege of joining three jury nullification heavyweights on a panel hosted by the International Drug Policy Reform Conference. The discussion focused on how strategic jury nullification can be used to dismantle the War on Drugs. If … Continued In addition to surpassing 20,000 Facebook “likes” in August, here are 5 posts from our page that got lots of attention. #5. Tennessee Rolls Out “No Refusal” Blood-Draw DUI Checkpoints for Labor Day​ This is disturbing.
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The law can often be intimidating and complicated. So it's refreshing to know the hottest, smartest lawyer on the web, the winner of "Apprentice" season 6, Stefanie Schaeffer is here at last to bring the legal lowdown on your American rights. Introducing: Know Your Rights TV Chaîne de knowyourrightstv‬‏ Chaîne de knowyourrightstv‬‏
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