Last quote by Vanita Gupta
To cloak this in federalism ignores the vital and historic role that federal law plays in ensuring that all children (including LGBT students) are able to attend school free from discrimination.
Feb 22 2017
Vanita Gupta has been quoted 11 times. The one recent article where Vanita Gupta has been quoted is Damning US Justice Dept report finds Chicago PD 'routinely violated people's rights'. Most recently, Vanita Gupta was quoted as having said, “We found that the Chicago Police Department engages in a pattern or practice of using excessive force, including deadly force and non-deadly force. This pattern includes, for example, shooting at people who present no immediate threat and tasing people for not following verbal commands.”.
Quotes by Vanita Gupta
Jan 13 2017
We found that the Chicago Police Department engages in a pattern or practice of using excessive force, including deadly force and non-deadly force. This pattern includes, for example, shooting at people who present no immediate threat and tasing people for not following verbal commands.
Nov 07 2016
We work closely and cooperatively with jurisdictions around the country to ensure that trained personnel are able to keep an eye on the proceedings from an immediate vantage point.
Aug 29 2016
Through the course of our work in the last several years on this bucket of issues, we've seen how important it is to get at the mental health issues as early in the system as possible.
Aug 15 2016
USERRA ensures that service members like Lt. Col. Fandrei who answer our nation's call to duty don't return to civilian life and find their employment benefits denied and their civil rights violated.
Aug 11 2016
The police department's 'zero tolerance' street enforcement strategy became a quest to produce large numbers of enforcement actions – pedestrian stops in particular – often without enough consideration of their limited impact on solving crime and their caustic damage to community relationships.
Aug 10 2016
Nearly everyone who spoke to us ... agreed the Baltimore Police Department needs sustainable reform.
Aug 10 2016
These violations have deeply eroded the mutual trust between BPD and the community it serves, trust that is essential to effective policing, as well as officer and public safety.
Mar 16 2016
Ferguson "took an important step towards guaranteeing all of its citizens the protections of our Constitution.
Mar 07 2016
Today's verdict reaffirms that America guarantees all people equal protection and fair treatment, regardless of their religious beliefs. When communities deny their residents critical services simply because of where they worship, they violate our laws and threaten the defining values of religious freedom and tolerance that are the foundation of our country.
Jan 28 2016
The agreement also will ensure that the city's stated commitment to refocusing police and municipal court practices on public safety, rather than revenue generation, takes root and will not be undone.