Coalition to Next AG: Establish Task Force to Investigate Potential Crimes by Trump and Associates

EJS is part of a coalition led by Free Speech For People that today sent a letter to Attorney General-Designate Garland urging him to establish an independent task force to investigate any potential federal criminal or civil violations that may have been committed by President Trump, members of his administration, or his campaign, business, or other associates.

EJS Says Farewell to Chris Bridges

The Equal Justice Society bids a sad farewell to our beloved colleague Chris Bridges who departs EJS to join the Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights as Program Counsel. We are so proud and excited for Chris even as we’re saddened by his departure but express our deepest thanks to him for his many contributions and accomplishments!

Statement of Principles: The Biden Administration Must Prioritize Judges

Recognizing the sizeable damage Donald Trump has done to the judiciary with over 220 ultraconservative judges, Alliance for Justice along with the Equal Justice Society and 70 other organizations shared a statement of principles today urging the Biden administration to quickly fill judicial vacancies with judges who are representative of the people they serve and … Continue reading Statement of Principles: The Biden Administration Must Prioritize Judges

Be on the Right Side of History and Vote YES on Prop. 16!

This will come down to every last vote. And if 2016 taught us anything, it's that no race is over until it's over. Election Day is near and while the number of days goes down, the number of virtual events you can attend is going up! Our movement is people-powered and our supporters mirror the great diversity of our beautiful state. We have many ways to plug in and make sure we finally end California’s ban on affirmative action.