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Stories with organization: Southern Poverty Law Center
  • Judge: Gay couples across Alabama have right to marry 
    Updated: May-21-15 10:13 pm

    MONTGOMERY, Alabama - A federal judge on Thursday ruled that gays and lesbians have the right to marry in all Alabama counties, but placed her decision on hold until the U.S Supreme Court weighs in on same-sex marriage this summer.

  • Suit: Suburban NY police targeted Latinos for traffic stops story has photos
    Updated: Apr-30-15 6:01 pm

    CENTRAL ISLIP, New York - A suburban New York police department that has been the target of Justice Department scrutiny and criticism from a civil rights group is being accused in a lawsuit of systematically targeting Latinos for unfounded, race-based traffic stops, and in some cases, robberies.