The AFRO's editors share Christmas memories from the past and discuss the gifts that they would like to receive this year.
After the Zimmerman verdict, many people believed the prosecution missed the mark but couldn't understand why.
WASHINGTON, D.C., April 11, 2014 - The Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law (Lawyers' Committee) issued the statement below following yesterday’s introduction of the Democracy Restoration Act ,S. 2235, by Sen. Ben Cardin (D-Md.) and Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.). The bill is aimed at restoring voting rights in federal elections to individuals convicted of felonies after they have served their sentence and been released from incarceration: