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Julian Bond attends the 'Selma' and The Legends Who Paved The Way Gala at Bacara Resort on December 6, 2014 in Goleta, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Sharpton: Longtime NAACP Board Chairman Julian Bond Was ‘Champion For Human Rights’

The Rev. Al Sharpton on Sunday called civil rights activist Julian Bond “a trailblazer for equality and inclusion” and a “champion for human rights.”

08/16/2015

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Another New Jersey Judge Comes Down Against Gay Conversion Therapy

Another New Jersey judge has come down against gay conversion therapy in New Jersey, ruling in connection with a lawsuit that its claims that describe homosexuality as a curable mental disorder are fraud.

02/11/2015

Frazier Glenn Cross, accused of killing three people outside of Jewish sites near Kansas City, is seen in police custody, April 13, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Authorities Say Hate Motivated Kansas City Shooting At Jewish Center

Frazier Glenn Cross, of Aurora, Mo., was booked into Johnson County jail on a preliminary charge of first-degree murder after the attacks Sunday in Overland Park.

04/14/2014

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Civil Rights Agency: Gun Rights Groups Misused N.J. Gay Couple’s Image

The Southern Poverty Law Center wants to add two gun rights groups to its lawsuit on behalf a gay New Jersey couple, who said their image was used in a political mailer in Colorado.

04/03/2013

Southern Poverty Law Center announces lawsuit against JONAH (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Lawsuit Filed Against Jersey City Organization Promising Gay Conversions

JONAH, its founder Arthur Goldberg and counselor Alan Downing have been named in the suit, which accuses them of violating New Jersey’s strong Consumer Fraud Act.

11/27/2012