Avvo legal analyst and civil rights attorney Lisa Bloom continues her coverage of the DOJ’s announcements on Ferguson police racism and excessive force.
Avvo legal analyst Lisa Bloom covers the Department of Justice’s report of extreme racial bias and excessive force in Ferguson.
Immigration attorney Greg McLawsen explores the risks and benefits of California’s new AB 60 drivers licenses for undocumented immigrants.
No federal charges will be forthcoming against George Zimmerman, who shot and killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in 2012. The killing generated nationwide demonstrations. Zimmerman’s state court murder trial was nationally televised by every cable news network. I covered it in depth for NBC and MSNBC, and when the trial was over, I was so disturbed
Avvo’s Lisa Bloom on the DOJ’s decision not to press federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman for killing teen Trayvon Martin.
The status of the death penalty in the United States, problems with today’s lethal injections and the future of execution in the U.S.
Nationwide, 400,000 rape kits collect dust in police evidence rooms. We have the money, we just choose not to spend it on protecting women.
A controversial, inspiring figure, Malcolm X’s courageous—yet extreme—politics dramatically shaped racial discourse in America.
An Alabama court’s decision and a statement by Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg both foreshadow nationwide marriage equality.
At least eight states have anti-LGBT curriculum laws that expressly require demeaning LGBT relationships or sexuality.