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Monthly Archives: August, 2018

Thousands Face U.S. Immigration Court Alone

Defendants in immigration court without an attorney are five times more likely to be deported. But legal representation is often not available. In the ‘zero tolerance’ era a good lawyer … Continue reading

August 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

BART police still under fire

The killing of Oscar Grant forced changes on BART’s police force, but many in the community say the killings of other men of color show the agency is still flawed … Continue reading

August 18, 2018 · Leave a comment