Wed., March 5, 2014 4:26pm
The Southern Poverty Law Center says education about the civil rights movement remains woefully inadequate in a majority of states. But a study...
Mon., July 22, 2013 4:57pm
A civil rights coalition will begin monitoring 28 jurisdictions after a federal judge ruled that Georgia law enforcement can ask a person to prove...
Tue., February 19, 2013 6:56pm
A report released Tuesday by the Southern Poverty Law Center says the federal guest worker program encourages employers to exploit foreign workers....
Thu., November 1, 2012 3:28pm
Mexican and Guatemalan laborers probably won’t see any of the back pay they’re owed by a Franklin-based forestry contractor. A federal Judge in...
Wed., August 29, 2012 6:43pm
Pvt. Isaac Aguigui held the Army's lowest rank and never saw combat, yet Georgia prosecutors say he was able to recruit more experienced and...
Fri., April 6, 2012 1:12pm
The U.S. Department of Justice will investigate a complaint that Georgia’s school funding formula discriminates against students with disabilities....
Fri., November 4, 2011 3:30pm
The Justice Department said four Georgia men arrested earlier this week and charged with plotting to buy explosives are part of a fringe militia...
Mon., August 23, 2010 6:35pm
Two Cobb County police officers are facing a federal civil rights lawsuit. They are accused of arresting and beating of an unarmed Latino man. They...
Thu., April 1, 2010 3:19pm
The number of patriot groups is up in Georgia