The Ban on Islamic Law in Oklahoma

MuneerAwadMuneer Awad of the Council on American-Islamic Relations spoke with Tricia Perry about the recent ballot initiative in Oklahama, where voters approved a measure prohibiting state courts from considering international and Islamic (“Sharia”) law. Listen as they discuss the potential impact of the law and pending legal challenges.

 

Flores-Villar v. United States

SandraPark_croppedSandra Park, Staff Attorney with the ACLU Women’s Rights Project, spoke with Tricia Perry about the Flores-Villar v. United States case regarding differences in the ability of men and women to confer U.S. citizenship on their children born abroad. Listen in as they discuss the potential impact of the case on gender and citizenship rights.

 

Dukes v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

JennyYang_croppedThis month, NCRCR spoke with Jenny Yang, Partner at Cohen Milstein and counsel for plaintiffs in Dukes v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., the largest civil rights class action lawsuit in U.S. history. Listen in as they discuss the potential impact of this much-anticipated Supreme Court ruling on gender and employment discrimination.