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Friday, November 1, 2013

CRL&P Daily Reads: Nov. 1, 2013

Pro Publica breaks down the effects of the Supreme Court's decision in Shelby County v. Holder.

ABC breaks down the legal case surrounding Texas's abortion law, while a third of the state's clinics close down.

At University of North Texas, students sign petitions to get rape-kit access.

Gay rights groups protesting the movie adaptation of a book written by author who opposes same-sex marriage, and a Hawaii lawmaker receives a death threat for supporting same-sex marriage.

Iowa governor rejects clemency for eight female prisoners.

NPR asks whether race affects stand your ground laws.

 

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