Justice Tom Parker derided federal judiciary and suggested that Alabama should defy the U.S. Supreme Court’s marriage equality decision.
The SPLC, which investigated the July 25 incident, brought witnesses and evidence to the prosecutor.
Proposed agreement would place immigration agents in Fulton County jails.
SPLC founder is only the fourth recipient of award that has honored judges and advocates across the world – and the first since 2007.
They came from across the country to remember one of the nation’s most eloquent and passionate voices for justice.
This week the state of Alabama, which requires a photo ID to vote, announced that it would be closing driver’s license offices in 31 locations.
The brutal mass killing at Oregon’s Umpqua Community College has the earmarks of a classic hate crime – all indications are that the shooter selected his victims on the basis of their religion.
SPLC lawsuit continues on behalf of other students.
Judge rules that Birmingham police violated the constitutional rights of students by using excessive force for minor discipline problems, such as “backtalking” and “challenging authority.”
The SPLC’s $14 million verdict against the company this year led to a settlement of 11 remaining suits.