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Groups push for ex-felons' voting rights

WASHINGTON, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- U.S. civil rights groups are pushing to register ex-felons to vote in November's election, observers say.

Debate flies over U.S. black lawyers

NEW YORK, Nov. 29 (UPI) -- Debate is flying throughout the U.S. legal community about a study of how black lawyers are being readily hired but not attaining partner status.

Affirmative action 'too far,' group says

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 18 (UPI) -- An anti-affirmative action group says black students are nine times more likely to get into the University of Michigan than comparable white students.

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Roger Clegg, president and general counsel, Center for Equal Opportunity,.testifies before the Senate Judiciary Constitution, civil rights and property rights subcommittee hearing on renewing portions of the Voting Rights Act on Capitol Hill in Washington on July 13, 2006. The subcommittee is examining how minority voting rights are affected by redsitricting. (UPI Photo/Roger L. Wollenberg).
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Roger Clegg is the President and General Counsel of the Center for Equal Opportunity. Prior to joining the CEO Clegg served in a variety of capacities within both the Reagan and George H.W. Bush administrations, including a position as Deputy Assistant Attorney General in both adminsistrations, Assistant to the Solicitor General, Associate Deputy Attorney General and Acting Assistant Attorney General in the Office of Legal Policy. He is a graduate of Rice University and Yale University.

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