The Human Rights Defense Center (HRDC) submitted a public comment to the Environmental Protection Agency today that highlights the lack of consideration for environmental justice for the millions of incarcerated individuals nationwide.
The Human Rights Defense Center (HRDC) and other advocacy organizations are urging the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) to regulate debit release cards.
The Ferguson Legal Defense Committee (FLDC) has issued an EMERGENCY CALL TO ACTION for all lawyers, legal workers and law students of conscience in anticipation of a major reaction to the (non or under) indictment of Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson for the death of Michael Brown.
NPAP has joined in the support of a proposed Chicago ordinance to provide reparations for victims of torture and abuse at the hands of disgraced former Chicago Police Commander John Burge.
CCIT-NYC seeks to improve police responses to 911 calls involving individuals with mental health concerns – often referred to as “Emotionally Disturbed Person” (EDP) calls. (The NYPD gets more than 100,000 EDP calls per year.)