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no responses. October 10, 2019 Josh Henry

Civil Rights Restored to Thousands of Former Felons


Civil Rights Restored to Thousands of Former Felons

October 10, 2019 RICHMOND – Governor Ralph Northam recently announced that over 20,000 Virginians have had their civil rights restored. All of those people had previously been […]

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no responses. July 22, 2018 News_one

Memorial For Historic Lynching Victim


Memorial For Historic Lynching Victim

Members of the Winchester chapter of the NAACP are interested in marking the site of a historic lynching in Frederick County with a roadside marker or […]

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no responses. April 17, 2017 News_one

WPS Black History and Civil Rights Exhibit on Display at Handley Library


WPS Black History and Civil Rights Exhibit on Display at Handley Library

Saturday, April 15, Handley Library hosted an exhibit of Winchester Public School student’s poetry, prose and artwork on the topic of black history and civil rights. The […]

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no responses. April 19, 2016 The River 95.3

Feds won’t pursue civil rights charges in police shooting of Stephens City man


Feds won’t pursue civil rights charges in police shooting of Stephens City man

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department says there is insufficient evidence to pursue criminal civil rights charges against police in a 2013 fatal shooting […]

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