Activists from the riots in both Ferguson and Baltimore will help lead discussions at the Christ Church Episcopal Cathedral downtown.
The Kansas division of a federal civil rights commission will investigate whether voter identification laws have affected turnout around the state.
A federal judge has narrowed a wrongful-death lawsuit filed by the family of Michael Brown Jr. against Ferguson.
Seven claim civil rights were violated
The federal civil rights lawsuit claims some Illinois inmates have been kept in near-total isolation for decades.
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — With measured remarks and a conciliatory tone, police, political leaders and civil-rights activists on Thursday sought to tamp down tensions after two police officers were shot in front of the Ferguson […]
A St. Louis family plans to drive to Selma, Alabama, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of a historic civil rights march.
“It also really does say that the narrative that came out from people like Dorian Johnson and the ‘hands up, don’t shoot,’ that that narrative was simply false,” Wilson’s attorney Neil Bruntrager says.
Cities across the nation will be celebrating the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend but some hold a more historical significance than others.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri filed a civil rights lawsuit against the Kansas City School District today because the district violated a student’s First Amendment rights, according to a news release from the ACLU.