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SPLC
11.12.19

New investigation reveals Stephen Miller's affinity for white nationalism

NAACP LDF
12.05.19

Federal court approves settlement with Target over discriminatory criminal background screening

AAJC
12.09.19

Judge bars DHS from implementing unlawful changes to fees for citizenship

National Health Law Program
12.10.19

Transgender Medicaid beneficiaries secure victory in landmark health care rights lawsuit

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