Southern Poverty Law Center
Advocacy groups say Alabama prisons are giving inmates virtually unlimited access to razors, a practice that’s leading to deaths and injuries inside the lockups.
Alabama Public Schools Will Not Need Social Security Number Or Birth Certificate For Student Enrollment
Alabama’s school superintendent is telling all Alabama public school systems to start using a new student enrollment process that makes clear a Social Security number or birth certificate is not necessary for enrollment.
Lawyers with the Southern Poverty Law Center accused a north Alabama school system of wrongly turning away a Mexican-born teen for enrollment, causing him to miss almost a semester of school.
An attorney for the Montgomery-based Southern Poverty Law Center says he’s not surprised the U.S. Supreme Court has turned down a request to revive portions of Alabama’s immigration law.
Jackson public schools will no longer handcuff students to poles or other objects and will train staff at its alternative school on better methods of discipline.
The number of hate groups across the U.S. explodes to a record level, according to a new report by the Southern Poverty Law Center.