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Kentucky Teen Faces Charge for Naming Attackers
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, child, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, freedoms, government, Justice, law, news, politics, rights, society, violence, women )

- 2461 days ago -
A 17-year-old Kentucky girl who was upset by the plea deal reached by a pair of teenagers who sexually assaulted her is now facing a contempt charge for tweeting their names in violation of a court order.
Police Rape in Afghanistan -- TAKE ACTION!
Society & Culture  (tags: Afghanistan, rape, human rights, police, justice, Avaaz )

- 2480 days ago -
18 year-old Lal Bibi was kidnapped, raped, tortured and chained to a wall for five days by a gang of powerful Afghan police officers. But she stood up to do what women in Afghanistan are told not to -- she is fighting back, and together we can help her.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Bring Criminals on Native American Reservations to Justice
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, crime on reservations, justice, politics, safety, society, ethics, culture, americans, law, government, freedoms )

- 2533 days ago -
Urge the United States Department of Justice to take action in criminal cases that occur within Native American communities.
Please Sign: Tell FBI to Investigate Vern's KKK Marks as Possible Hate Crime
Society & Culture  (tags: hate crime, KKK marks, Lakota Sioux, Vern Traversie, justice, FBI investigation, abuse, americans, ethics, safety, rights, humans, news, violence, health, Native American, American Indian )

- 2539 days ago -
Vern Traversie went to SD's Rapid City Regional for heart surgery and left with what appears to be deep cuts marks spelling out "KKK." This and other reports of abuse warrant investigation into a possible hate crime against this Lakota Sioux elder.
Zimmerman Charged With Second-Degree Murder
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, society, rights, humans, government, law, TRAYVON MARTIN CASE, ZIMERMANN, PROSECUTION, JUSTICE, justice, news, ethics, culture )

- 2563 days ago -
George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch volunteer who says he was acting in self-defense when he fatally shot teenager Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Florida, has been charged with murder in the second degree, special prosecutor Angela Corey told reporters Wed
One Young Man Shot And Killed An Unarmed Kid--See What Happened Next ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: law, rights, crime, family, Trayvon Martin, justice, Florida )

- 2587 days ago -
Tell Attorney General Holder: "Please order the Department of Justice to investigate the senseless murder of Trayvon Martin and the blatant violation of his civil rights." Link under video.
District Attorney, Hinds County DA Office: Seek JUSTICE for the Heinous Murder of James Craig Anderson ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, crime, murder, justice, rights )

- 2798 days ago -
James Craig Anderson, 49, was savagely beaten and murdered by a group of white teens who yelled racial slurs and bragged about the incident afterwards. However, of the seven teens reportedly involved, only one has been charged with murder.
TAKE ACTION: Canadians: Sign: Justice for Aboriginal People - It's Time
Society & Culture  (tags: TAKE ACTION: Canadians Sign, Send, Member of Parliament MP), First Peoples, oppression, JUSTICE, indigenous, assimilation, deprivation, anhiliation, culture, First Peoples, Canadian Government, Aboriginal Rights, Human Rights )

- 2854 days ago -
Aboriginal Peoples in this country have endured centuries of oppression and face many challenges in their struggle for justice. This struggle is not only for the First Peoples of this nation to take on. The Justice for Aboriginal Peoples initiative
Justice Department: Take Action Against the Officers Involved in Oscar Grant's Death ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, police, killed, violence, justice, environment )

- 2868 days ago -
More than two-and-a-half years have passed since Oscar Grant was fatally shot by a police officer as he lay face down on a train platform in Oakland, California.
Justice for Brutally Murdered Young Deaf Man TAKE ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: justice, deaf man, brutally murdered, crime, parole, saftey )

- 2868 days ago -
Doug's beautiful life was taken away and his killer may be set free. Read the horrific story and take action!
10 Best Legal Shows in TV History
Society & Culture  (tags: Legal Shows, TV Screen, Crime Drama, Justice, Entertainment )

- 3042 days ago -
We love to see sharp-tongued lawyers, heated arguments and cases where justice is finally served. Not only do legal shows entertain us, but they also teach us about the legal system and the hard work of a trial lawyer.
ACTION ALERT: Demand for the Prosecution of Yanis Sarkisov and His Mother for the Murder of Zaruhi Petrosyan ! PLEASE SIGN P
Society & Culture  (tags: young lady murdered, prosecution, justice, crime, violence, zaruhi petrosyan, officals )

- 3053 days ago -
Zaruhi Petrosyan, a 20 year old wife and mother, was tortured and murdered by her husband and his mother. By signing this petition you are urging officials to prosecute Yanis Sarkisov and his mother for the murder of this young woman.
ACTION ALERT: Tell the Saudi Ministry of Justice What You Think of Child Brides ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: saudi ministry, justice, crimes, children, child brides, abuse, government, protection )

- 3063 days ago -
Saudis have been waiting for the Ministry of Justice to issue a law to prevent child marriages and prosecute those who allow their children to be raped under the pretensions of marriage. On April 14th 2009, the Minister of Justice issued a statement to
ACTION ALERT: Justice for Victims of Violence ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: victims, rape victims, violence, justice, compensation claims, protection, crime )

- 3084 days ago -
To change the law and achieve better access to justice for the victims of abuse by changing the time limits for assault compensation claims. DESIRED OUTCOMEThe law is unfair,
One Nation Progressive Coalition Organizes Huge Rally to Push for 'Jobs, Justice and Education' This Saturday in Washington
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, culture, justice, jobs, rights, society, politics, americans )

- 3122 days ago -
Unions are leading the way, mobilizing progressives for big DC rally, in order to mobilize for Nov. election, and press corporate corruption agenda.

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