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Passenger Rights During A Traffic Stop in Illinois | Do Passengers in a Traffic Stop Need to Show ID?

In this article, we explain passenger rights in a traffic stop in Illinois. The United States Supreme Court has ruled that passengers in a vehicle which has been stopped by police have been “seized” for purposes of asserting their fourth … Continue reading

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Termination of Parental Rights

Minnesota is home to many loving and capable parents. Some, however, fail to provide safe, loving homes for their children. In especially alarming situations, these parents' rights to care for their children may be taken away by the court in … Continue reading

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Judge Orders Release of Immigrant Rights Activist Ravi Ragbir

On January 26, Manhattan judge Katherine Forrest ordered the release of immigrant rights activist Ravi Ragbir. Ragbir, the executive director of the New Sanctuary Coalition of New York City, was arrested on January 11 and set to be deported soon … Continue reading

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CIVIL RIGHTS: President Trump Nominates Martin Luther King’s Niece Alveda King for Frederick Dougla…

CIVIL RIGHTS: President Trump Nominates Martin Luther King’s Niece Alveda King for Frederick Douglass Commission. Read more detail on Recent Law Professor posts –

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Sperm Donor Denied Parental Rights

From USA Today: BINGHAMTON, N.Y. — A married same-sex Chemung County couple can rebuff an effort by a sperm donor to exert parental rights on the daughter born as a result of the arrangement. A midlevel New York appeals court… … Continue reading

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