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Activist, Voter Turnout Expert Curtis Gans Dies At 77

Curtis Gans, a liberal activist, journalist and recognized expert on voter turnout in the United States, has died. He was 77.

03/16/2015

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Man Devotes Decades To Civil Rights

Harvey Zeigler has spent decades as a civil rights champion in a journey that began when he was a child.

03/15/2015

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Man Gets 35 Years In Activist’s Death In Md.

A third man has been sentenced in the killing of a northern Virginia activist in Maryland two years ago.

11/21/2013

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Man Gets Life In Prison In Death Of Va. Activist

A man convicted of killing a northern Virginia activist and throwing his body in a Fort Washington well has been sentenced to life in prison plus 120 years.

11/01/2013

LENNY HARRIS

Man To Be Sentenced In Md. In Death Of Community Activist

A man convicted of killing a northern Virginia activist and throwing his body in a Fort Washington well is scheduled to be sentenced.

11/01/2013

LENNY HARRIS

Man To Be Sentenced In Murder Of Va. Activist

A sentencing hearing is set for a man who acknowledged being involved in the kidnapping and murder of a northern Virginia activist.

10/24/2013

LENNY HARRIS

Man Found Guilty In Md. In Death Of Activist

A man has been convicted in Prince George’s County of kidnapping and killing a community activist whose body was found in a well.

09/10/2013

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Activist Angela Davis To Visit Bowie State

Activist and scholar Angela Davis is scheduled to visit Bowie State University.

04/23/2013

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Driver Free After City Hall Crash Kills Pedestrian

Tragedy at Baltimore City Hall. Police confirm the driver of an out-of-control car that crashed and killed a community leader is free. But will there be charges?

04/10/2013

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Nina Harper Nominated To Replace Del. Harrison

Local Democratic Party leaders in Baltimore have nominated activist Nina Harper to replace the late Hattie Harrison in the House of Delegates.

02/17/2013

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Muslim Activist Encourages Peers To Balance Faith

Within the span of about a week recently, Haris Tarin spoke at a Washington panel on how the next U.S. president can combat violent Islamic extremism, delivered a guest sermon for Eid in Alexandria, launched an ad campaign on District buses calling for religious tolerance, and hosted an election night party and discussion in Great Falls.

11/26/2012

LENNY HARRIS

Man Accused In Va. Man’s Death Charged In 2 Others

Prince George’s County police say a man accused in the fatal shooting of a northern Virginia activist is responsible for two other killings.

04/24/2012

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