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Derechos Human Rights "the first internet based human rights organization" 

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Legal Services Corporation Home Page
Martindale-Hubbell Lawyer Locator

 

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List of legal services offices
Welcome to HandsNet
HandsLinks

Voting

Center for Voting and Democracy is an organization that works on voting system reform, including proportional   representation and voting systems used to settle voting rights cases  like cumulative voting and limited voting.

Other Interesting Sites         

Famous American Trials  in depth coverage of a number of trials, including the Scottsboro case, the Chicago Seven, the Rosenbergs, the Amistad trials and the Scopes trials.

Racetalks Initiatives is a research and public education project initiated by University of Pennsylvania Law Professors Lani Guinier and Susan Sturm. Racetalks is an ongoing interdisciplinary project that seeks to develop new paradigms for linking racial and gender justice to the project of building more inclusive institutions.

The "Alger Hiss Story" recreates one of the most important legal cases in this country's history, often cited as a turning point in 20th century American thinking.

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