141 entries

Category: Justice

Returning Taken Cultures

On the morning of January 24, 2008, dozens of US federal agents raided four major museums across Southern California to recover looted Asian artifacts. The operation, a culmination of nearly 5 years of undercover work, jolted the world of antiquities.
categories Arts & CultureJustice

Grace Poe Wants ‘Certainty of Punishment’

Philippine Senator Grace L. Poe, daughter of the late actor Fernando Poe Jr. (FPJ), said on Saturday, June 14, that she wants ‘certainty of punishment’ in connection to the plunder charges filed against three senators accused of involvement in the PDAF scandal.
categories JusticePolitics

Q&A: Online Portal Documents Vietnam’s Human Rights Abuses

A new English-language online news portal informs readers on the Communist country's human rights situation.
categories Family/Inter-generational NewsJusticePoliticsScience & Technology

Diego Luna Delivers More Than Expected in Cesar Chavez Movie

A movie about the great grape boycott in 1965 can't help but put its key figure in the middle of it.
categories Arts & CultureImmigrationJusticePoliticsRace/Ethnic Relations

Pinkberry Co-Founder Given 7-Year Sentence for Beating Homeless Man

The co-founder of frozen yogurt chain Pinkberry was sentenced to seven years in state prison for beating a panhandler with a tire iron in 2011, according to the Los Angeles Times.
categories BusinessJusticePublic Safety

Self-worth Powers an Immigrant’s Dream

Asian Journal profiles "Super Lawyer" Abigail Zelenski.
categories ImmigrationJusticeProfiles

Living in the Shadows: Detention Centers Deaths Raise Immigrant Rights Questions

There have been more than 130 other deaths since 2003 in the 250 detention centers for immigrants in the country.
categories HealthImmigrationJusticePolitics

L.A. County D.A. Lacey, YWCA President & CEO Faye Washington Honored by SCE

On Friday, February 7, Southern California Edison held its 12th Annual Black History Month Celebration to recognize individual and business/community achievements.
categories BusinessCity AffairsJusticeNeighborhoodsPoliticsRace/Ethnic Relations

Pinoy Caregivers Protest Against Unfair Employer in Fresno

A group of Filipino caregivers staged a protest on Thursday, January 23, against their employer, Bedford Care Group of Fresno, who owes them around $1.6 million in back wages and overtime salary.
categories BusinessFamily/Inter-generational NewsHealthJustice

Proposed Tobacco Settlement Excludes Black Media

A recent settlement with four tobacco companies will direct $30 million in advertising to television networks and newspapers, but black media were overlooked.
categories BusinessHealthJusticePublic SafetyRace/Ethnic Relations
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