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Opinion: Romney’s Speech To NAACP A Cynical Play For White Votes

Romney had an opportunity to open a dialogue with the NAACP. Instead he talked about denying civil rights to a civil rights organization and spoke in condescending and paternalistic terms about being a better president for African Americans than Barack Obama. It was a clear and cynical play for white votes.

07/12/2012

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Voting Advocacy Groups Suing Nevada Over Registration

Voting advocacy groups are suing Nevada, alleging the state is violating the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 by refusing to help low-income residents register to vote.

06/12/2012

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Civil Rights Groups Blast Feds Over Metro Investigation

A pair of civil rights groups have criticized the Justice Department for delaying an investigation into deadly shootings by Las Vegas police.

CBS Las Vegas–02/09/2012

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Former Sheriff Joins Call For Vegas Police Probe

The former sheriff and mentor to the current top cop in Las Vegas says he supports a federal probe following the police slaying of a troubled and unarmed Gulf War veteran in his car.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–12/17/2011

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Sheriff Would Welcome Federal Investigation

The top law enforcement official in Las Vegas is endorsing a Justice Department probe of police practices days after officers fatally shot a troubled and unarmed Gulf War veteran.

12/15/2011

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NAACP, ACLU Want Probes Of Vegas Police Slaying

The NAACP in Las Vegas wants a federal probe and the American Civil Liberties Union of Nevada is calling for an independent investigation of a police shooting that killed an unarmed 43-year-old Gulf War veteran behind the wheel of his car in a Las Vegas condominium complex.

12/14/2011

KXNT Morning News: Recap Of Inquest Panel

Dozens of people showed up Monday night for the first meeting of a panel appointed to look into Clark County’s coroner’s inquest process.

10/19/2010

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