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AFJ Releases Trailer for "Roe at Risk"
AFJ’s 2013 First Monday video, Roe at Risk, documents the disturbing reality that 40 years after Roe v. Wade women across the country are seeing their reproductive rights slip away. Increasingly radical state laws:
» Place impossible requirements on abortion providers;
» Compel women to undergo intrusive procedures;
» Drastically reduce the length of time during which abortion is legal; and
» Grant fetuses “personhood” rights.
Many Americans are waking up to the reality that rights they have held for four decades may no longer be secure.
AFJ Report Raises Questions About FISA Court
The secret court was created in response to abuses by the Nixon administration. Now it’s come under renewed scrutiny in the wake of revelations about National Security Agency spying.
Supreme Court Justices Should Be Subject to a Code of Conduct
Every federal judge in America is bound by a code of conduct – except nine.
The Code of Conduct for U.S. Judges, which requires judges to “act at all times in a manner that promotes public confidence in the integrity and impartiality of the judiciary” and explicitly bans political activity, shockingly does not apply to the Supreme Court.
Civil Rights Hero Keynotes AFJ Intern Luncheon
AFJ was honored to have Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., as keynote speaker at our annual luncheon for summer interns and associates.
After his remarks, Rep. Lewis took questions from Jamelle Bouie, staff writer for The American Prospect and columnist for The Daily Beast.
Watch the video:
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