Press Release

2003
Press Release

AALDEF Applauds Supreme Court Affirmative Action Decision in _Grutter v. Bollinger_

New York, NY—The Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF), a New York-based civil rights organization, praised the United States Supreme Court decision on June 23rd in Grutter v.…

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Asian Americans and Election Reform: An Update on the Help America Vote Act (HAVA)

Because of the 2000 Presidential election debacle in Florida and similar problems in the 2002 midterm elections, Congress passed the Help America Vote Act (HAVA) last December. This new law will make…

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Margaret Cho and Bhairavi Desi Receive 2003 Justice in Action Awards

New York, NY—Comedian Margaret Cho and Bhairavi Desai of the New York Taxi Workers Alliance were honored at the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund’s Annual Lunar New Year Celebration on…

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