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Teen documentary on racism sparks discussion among attorneys

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Members of the MCBA, RBBA and GRAWA were represented on March 29 for the screening and discussion of a film titled: “I’m Not Racist … Am I?” The hour and a half documentary and discussion facilitators were introduced by West ...

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Ruling adds new twist to same-sex marriage challenges

WASHINGTON — The recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling upholding a state law barring the consideration of race in public university admission decisions is having an immediate effect on a set of closely watched appeals involving an entirely different issue: the ...

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Family Court judicial race shapes up

Nathan A. Van Loon doesn’t like the way things are working out for this generation of children. After discussing it with his wife, Van Loon said the time is right to run for Family Court judge because it’s something he ...

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Census seeks changes in how it measures race

WASHINGTON — To keep pace with rapidly changing notions of race, the Census Bureau wants to make broad changes to its surveys that would end use of the term “Negro,” count Hispanics as a mutually exclusive group and offer new ...

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Assemblywoman begins campaign for Congress

BUFFALO — Republican Assemblywoman Jane Corwin is in the race for the New York congressional seat vacated by Christopher Lee in a scandal over a shirtless photo he’d reportedly sent to a woman he met on Craigslist.

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