• Crump threatens to sue DeSantis over African American Studies course

    8 days ago - By Orlando Sentinel

    Civil rights attorney Ben Crump threatened to sue Florida over a banned AP African American Studies course.
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  • DeSantis blocks AP African American studies course in Florida

    8 days ago - By NBC News

    Civil rights attorney Ben Crump announced his plan to sue Republican Governor Ron DeSantis and the state of Florida after DeSantis blocked a pilot Advanced Placement African American studies course. NBC News' Zinhle Essamuah has more details on the case.
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  • Lawsuit threatened as nonprofit reconfigures African American studies course rejected in Florida

    8 days ago - By Politico

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Civil rights attorney Benjamin Crump is threatening to sue Gov. Ron DeSantis over his administration's decision to reject an Advanced Placement course in African American studies, a move that comes as the organization responsible for administering the course signaled the program is getting a “new framework” ahead of its full release. DeSantis, who said the original coursework “pushed an agenda,” is claiming victory after the College Board announced changes were coming soon, although it's unclear what tweaks will ultimately be made. The nationally-watched issue...
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