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An up-to-date list of major press coverage of CCR's work, "CCR in the News" provides summaries of each article's content, the publication and publication date, as well as a scanned version of the original article. The scanned articles can be viewed or downloaded as pdf files.

Currently "CCR in the News" covers the last two years of our major press coverage.

  1. Vatican facing UN showdown on sex abuse record

    The Washington Post 01/15/2014 - 11:45

    By Associated Press VATICAN CITY — The Vatican is gearing up for a bruising showdown over the global priest sex abuse scandal, forced to defend itself publicly for the first time against allegations it enabled the…

  2. Pope Francis’ Vatican to Be Grilled by U.N. on Child Sex Abuse Read more: Vatican to Face U.N. Committee on Its Child-Sex-Abuse

    Time Magazine01/15/2014 - 01:00

    Officials representing the Holy See will for the first time face questioning by a U.N. committee on the Vatican's child-sex-abuse record. Pope Francis has won over many critics in his brief time as head of the…

  3. Retrogressive anti-gay law in Uganda has ties to the US

    Al Jazeera America01/14/2014 - 11:24

    by Lauren Carasik, January 13, 2014 Adoption of international norms on LGBTI rights critical to ending discrimination Last month, after an international firestorm opposing its proposed anti-homosexuality law known as the kill-the-gays bill, which would have imposed…

  4. Advocates Object To Police-Union Motions On Frisks, Profiling

    The Chief01/13/2014 - 01:00

    By MARK TOOR

  5. CCR Letter to the Editor: Stop and Frisk

    New York Times by CCR Legal Director Baher Azmy12/30/2013 - 01:00

    To the Editor:   Re “After Issues in Stop-and-Frisk Case, Court Alters Rules on Judge Assignments” (news article, Dec. 24):   Your article suggests that our stop-and-frisk case, Floyd v. City of New York, somehow “bypassed the random assignment…

  6. Letter to the Editor Re: Hillel’s Policy on Campus Speakers

    New York Times by Dima Khalidi, Director of Palestine Solidarity Legal Support12/30/2013 - 01:00

    To the Editor:

  7. Wins by CCR's Pam Spees listed among the "Best Gay Moments of 2013"

    O-blog-dee-o-blog-da12/30/2013 - 01:00

    Center For Constitutional Reform and attorney Pam Spees – For winning every single court motion against Scott Lively, enabling the SMUG case for crimes against humanity against him to proceed. http://oblogdeeoblogda.me/?s=Lively&submit=Search Read the full list here: http://oblogdeeoblogda.me/2013/12/30/heroes-and-zeroes-2013/

  8. Ugandan Parliament Approves Antigay Law

    The New York Times 12/20/2013 - 12:02

    By ALAN COWELL Published: December 20, 2013 LONDON — After years of argument that has drawn ferocious condemnation from outsiders like President Obama, the Ugandan Parliament approved legislation on Friday introducing harsher punishment — including life imprisonment…

  9. Ten Steps Bill de Blasio and Bill Bratton Should Take to Fix Stop-and-Frisk

    The Nation12/20/2013 - 01:00

    Ten Steps Bill de Blasio and Bill Bratton Should Take to Fix Stop-and-Frisk

  10. Unions Should Rethink Opposition: Stop-and-Frisk Reforms In Cops’ Best Interests

    The Chief by Anthony Miranda, Executive Chairman of the National Latino Officers Association and retired NYPD officer12/16/2013 - 01:00

    The struggle over New York City’s stop-and-frisk practices has been a long and dramatic one, played out in the streets, in the City Council and, of late, in a series of highly unusual court maneuvers…