People in the United States enjoy the same, equal rights as everyone else under the Constitution and our system of laws. Sadly, though, for some people, these basic rights can be trodden on and violated in acts of discrimination, violence, or other miscarriages of justice. You are entitled to many rights, including:
Civil rights are essential components of democracy. Despite this, certain groups can violate your rights through detrimental actions. If you’ve suffered a violation of your basic rights—you are not alone. A Richmond civil rights lawyer with the Halperin Law Center can fight for you, no matter your economic status.