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SRLP fights to stop sexual assault in detention

On May 10, 2010, SRLP submitted comments supporting regulations that would implement the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA).  We also urge the Attorney General to make certain important changes  in the regulations to protect the rights of trans, intersex, and gender nonconforming people in terms of searches, placement, discipline, and release. Read more »

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Toilet Training Documentary re-released with Spanish Subtitles available!

SRLP is happy to announce a re-release of our documentary video Toilet Training and updated Companion Guide for Activists and Educators  - now with Spanish subtitled video available! Read more »

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We Moved!

Collective Members Catherine and Alisha at the unpacking party Read more »

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SRLP partners with Damelo Todo

Damelo Todo , a hybrid documentary/narrative depicting Latina transgender women who build community with queer performance artists at downtown Los Angeles bar the SILVER PLATTER, announces its first official partnership - with SRLP! Read more »

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Nuestras condolencias a la familia y seres queridos de Amanda González-Andujar

El proyecto de Ley Sylvia Rivera se siente triste al compartir las noticias de que encontraron muerta a una mujer transgénero llamada Amanda González-Andujar en su apartamento de Queens en Glendale el martes pasado. No habían oído de ella desde el viernes previo. Read more »

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Condolences to the family and friends of Amanda Gonzalez-Andujar

The Sylvia Rivera Law Project is sad to share the news that a trans woman named Amanda Gonzalez-Andujar was found dead in her Glendale Queens apartment on Tuesday. She had not been heard from since last Friday. Police are investigating the murder, including reviewing surveillance video taken from inside the building. Read more »

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SRLP Allied Attorney Network

Dear Colleague:

We want to invite you to be part of our growing SRLP Allied Attorney Network! With your help, the SRLP Allied Attorney Network will gather an amazing list of allied attorneys who are committed to the values and vision of Sylvia Rivera Law Project. Read about SRLP's mission and values Read more »

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SRLP Report to UN Special Rapporteur on Racism and Police Brutality

In May 2008, SRLP Staff Member Gael Guevara spoke to the UN Special Rapporteur on Racism and Police Brutality. Read more »

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¡Nos Mudamos! SRLP is Moving!

¡SRLP se está mudando a una oficina nueva el sábado 10 de abril de 2010!

Por favor anote nuestra nueva dirección:
El Proyecto de ley Sylvia Rivera (SRLP, por sus siglas en ingles)
147 de la calle 24 oeste, 5to piso
Nueva York, NY 10011
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SRLP is Moving! ¡Nos Mudamos!

SRLP is moving to a new office on Saturday, April 10, 2010! Please make a note of our new address:

Sylvia Rivera Law Project
147 W 24th St, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10011
phone and fax numbers will stay the same

You can help! Join SRLP for these work-parties and enjoy great company and snacks while we get the job done...  Read more »