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Transgender students from Florida, Virginia score victories in landmark lawsuits

WASHINGTON — Transgender teen Andrew Adams used the boys bathroom, which aligned with his gender identity, when he enrolled as a freshman in 2015...

As the state fails to act, a federal judge promises relief...

At the conclusion of an eight-day trial over the constitutionality of a Florida law requiring former felons to pay all their court costs before...

Opening testimony in voting-rights trial includes evidence of racial disparity, administrative...

The question of whether Latoya Moreland and hundreds of thousands of Floridians like her will be able to vote in this year’s presidential election...

A federal trial starts today on a FL law that opponents...

A federal judge will hear arguments today in a challenge by civil rights groups to a 2019 Florida law that requires felons who have...

Inmate infections spike at state prisons; feds report first case among...

Update: Hours after publishing this report, the U.S. Bureau of Prisons reported that a second federal facility in Florida has at least one employee...

Remembering when blacks almost never voted and why minorities and ex-felons...

In South Mississippi where I grew up, Black people almost never voted.The reason was simple: When they were bold enough to try to register,...

Voting rights restoration gives felons a voice in more states

A mistake Rynn Young made decades ago, when he was just a teenager, cost him the right to vote.Twenty-one years after his drug possession...

Civil rights groups go to court to block implementation of controversial...

Civil rights organizations filed a motion for a preliminary injunction in federal court on Friday to block the implementation of a voting rights law...

Republicans were trying to thwart voters on the FL felon voting...

When Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed legislation enacting the law to implement the voter-approved felon voting rights ballot initiative, he criticized the law for...

We celebrate the birth of our nation but not the latest...

Today we celebrate the Fourth of July and the 243rd anniversary of our nation. Ours is a country founded on the principles of freedom...

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