Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund ( MALDEF )

MALDEF

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MALDEF strives to implement programs that are structured to bring Latinos into the mainstream of American political and socio-economic life; providing better educational opportunities; encouraging participation in all aspects of society; and offering a positive vision for the future.

MALDEF press release, blog etc

02/22/2018 - 21:01 KERN COUNTY REDISTRICTING PLAN VIOLATES LATINO VOTING RIGHTS, FEDERAL COURT RULES IN MALDEF LAWSUIT
02/22/2018 - 20:25 MALDEF STATEMENT ON DISMISSAL OF FEDERAL LAWSUIT CHALLENGING THE CALIFORNIA VOTING RIGHTS ACT
02/22/2018 - 15:53 CIVIL RIGHTS GROUPS SEEK EMERGENCY ORDER TO BLOCK SOUTH TEXAS COUNTY'S RESTRICTIONS ON POLITICAL SPEECH
02/15/2018 - 13:23 FEDERAL JUDGE RULES MALDEF LAWSUIT AGAINST ILLINOIS SHERIFF FOR UNLAWFUL DETENTION OF LATINO FATHER CAN MOVE FORWARD
01/31/2018 - 11:52 MALDEF STATEMENT ON STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESS
01/23/2018 - 00:56 MALDEF SUES MOTEL 6 FOR VIOLATING RIGHTS OF LATINO GUESTS IN ARIZONA
01/20/2018 - 01:30 MALDEF STATEMENT ON GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN
01/15/2018 - 01:34 MALDEF STATEMENT ON TRUMP'S RACIST COMMENTS
01/12/2018 - 00:04 MALDEF WARNS VICTOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA VOTING RIGHTS ACT
01/11/2018 - 23:55 MALDEF STATEMENT ON U.S. SUPREME COURT DECISION TO HEAR CASE ON TEXAS HOUSE REDISTRICTING PLAN
01/10/2018 - 01:58 CLOSING BRIEFS FILED IN LANDMARK EDUCATION LAWSUIT AGAINST STATE OF NEW MEXICO
01/03/2018 - 00:23 MALDEF STATEMENT CALLING FOR REMOVAL OF ACTING ICE DIRECTOR BASED ON THREAT TO PROSECUTE LEADERS OF SANCTUARY JURISDICTIONS
12/22/2017 - 16:28 MALDEF STATEMENT ON CONCLUSION OF LANDMARK TRIAL IN LAWSUIT ALLEGING FEDERAL VOTING RIGHTS VIOLATIONS IN KERN COUNTY
12/04/2017 - 21:24 MALDEF TO PRESENT ORAL ARGUMENT ON BEHALF OF LAWFULLY PRESENT IMMIGRANT DEPORTED TO MEXICO
12/03/2017 - 19:43 MALDEF TO REPRESENT DISENFRANCHISED KERN COUNTY LATINOS IN LANDMARK FEDERAL VOTING RIGHTS TRIAL
12/01/2017 - 10:38 TRIAL TO BEGIN IN LAWSUIT ALLEGING KERN COUNTY DENIES LATINO VOTING RIGHTS
11/17/2017 - 11:08 MALDEF PLEDGES SUPPORT TO JURISDICTIONS THREATENED BY DOJ OVER IMMIGRATION ENFORCEMENT POLICIES
11/10/2017 - 15:18 MALDEF HONORS THREE EXEMPLARY LEADERS FOR THEIR ROLES IN ADVANCING LATINO CAUSES