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    Extensive data shows punishing reach of racism for black boys
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Nor Attisha | Released: March 23, 2018, 1:18 pm

    Emily Badger, Claire Miller, Adam Pearce, and Kevin Quealy write,” Black boys raised in America, even in the wealthiest families and living in some of the most well-to-do neighborhoods, still earn less in adulthood than white boys with similar backgrounds, according to a sweeping new study that trac

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    Visibility Matters: Diversity needed on both sides of the bench
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Nor Attisha | Released: March 23, 2018, 1:17 pm

    Doris Ling-Cohan writes, “On March 5,  as reported by the New York Law Journal,[1] for the first time in New York State history, an all-women panel of justices convened over appellate arguments in the Appellate Term, First Department.[2] Further, all three justices are women of color, marking the fi

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    Sheila Abdus-Salaam remembered as 'trailblazing jurist and force for good'
    Blog: NAWL News | Posted By: Clair Fuller | Released: April 15, 2017, 2:50 pm

    Amber Jamieson writes, "Sheila Abdus-Salaam grew up in poverty with her six siblings in Washington DC, before becoming the first African American woman to serve on New York’s highest court. On Wednesday, her body was discovered in the city’s Hudson river. Her husband had reported her missing the day

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