Lawsuit Alleges Georgia Is Discriminating Against Puerto Ricans

Nicolas Rojas
Jul 6, 2019 - 8:06

A new lawsuit in Georgia claims the state has been discriminating against Puerto Ricans who attempt to obtain driver’s licenses. The suit alleges that the Georgia Department of Driver Services (DDS) quizzes Puerto Rican Americans and then seizes their documents without explanation.The Southern Center of Human Rights (SCHR) and LatinoJustice PRLDEF, formerly known as the Puerto Rico Legal Defense and Education Fund, filed the lawsuit on July 2 on behalf of US citizen Kenneth Caban Gonzalez, who was born in Puerto Rico...

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