Violence against women

Violence against women

PRESIDENT of the Caribbean Bar Association Inc in New Jersey, Yvette Sterling, has called for more focus to be placed on gender-based violence, given the fact that the crime rate in Jamaica against women and girls, not including murders, is nearly twice as much as against males. Read the full...
Can the judicial system effectively erradicate employment discrimination

Can the judicial system effectively erradicate employment discrimination

In 2007 the Law Center began representing six black-owned Pennsylvania bus companies, including Major Tours, Inc., charging New Jersey transportation officials with racial profiling. Plaintiffs alleged bus inspectors had targeted their buses at Atlantic City casinos for abusive inspections because of their race and conspired with a tow truck operator to illegally impound one of their buses. Read the full...