Following protests earlier this year, the ACLU sued the St. Louis Police over their tactics. Last week came a ruling: U.S. District Judge Catherine Perry’s order says that police can’t declare an “unlawful assembly” and enforce it against those “engaged in expressive activity, unless the persons are acting in concert...
The ACLU is trying to force the Trump administration to facilitate abortions for more underage illegal immigrant girls after winning a temporary victory for a Texas teen last month. The pro-abortion legal group recently filed a class action lawsuit against the Health and Human Services Department, which oversees care for unaccompanied minor immigrants and refugees, […]
Anaheim Police officers use excessive force at a rate that far outpaces law enforcement agencies in most similar-sized or larger cities, according to a report released Monday by the American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California. In 2015, Anaheim ranked ninth among the 60 largest U.S. cities...
Thankfully, the ACLU is not having it.
ANAHEIM – The American Civil Liberties Union of California issued a blistering report on Monday that contends the Anaheim Police Department’s rate of officer-involved deaths of civilians exceeds that of many other law enforcement agencies of similar size or larger. The report, which analyzes such deaths from 2003 to 2016, is based on Anaheim police […]
The Wyoming chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is urging lawmakers to take a serious look at criminal justice reform in an effort to fix inflating prison numbers and … Click to Continue »
The American Civil Liberties Union is bringing back its hotline for people having trouble getting their food stamp applications processed quickly. The ACLU of Rhode Island says it's re-staffing the … Click to Continue »
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A majority of Americans support criminal justice reform that reduces the prison population. In a rejection of President Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions' tough-on-crime approach, a new ACLU poll finds that a large majority of...Show More Summary
A public moot court took a sneak peek at a highly anticipated SCOTUS case.
By Katie Goldin,AndrÃ©s Diplotti Published: November 16th, 2017
Once Again the ACLU Has to Tell This Tennessee City It Can’t Ban Drag Shows The city of Portland, Tennessee is attempting for a second time to enact a drag ban — and for the second time, the ACLU has told them it's unconstitutional Hornet Stories - Hornet Stories bring you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
The American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania is threatening to sue a city councilwoman for blocking constituents on Facebook. ACLU legal director Vic Walczak said Pittsburgh City Councilwoman Darlene Harris … Click to Continue...
BREAKING: @ACLU @SupportFLOC @splcenter @ncjustice Sue North Carolina Over Law Stripping Rights From 100,000 Farmworkers #ncpol https://t.co/9nd6YCs5Ti pic.twitter.com/zvNEqa60RI — ACLU-North Carolina (@ACLU_NC) November 15, 2017
“In the history of the country, there have only been about a dozen prosecutions for leaks,” the ACLU says. Jeff Sessions has 27 investigations going at once.
The American Civil Liberties Union raised questions Monday about how a high-speed chase ended in a deadly shooting involving officers on Interstate 95 in Rhode Island. The ACLU of Rhode … Click to Continue »
A New Mexico pharmacy is facing a lawsuit after one of its employees refused to fill a prescription that they thought might be used to abort an unborn baby. The American Civil Liberties Union filed the lawsuit against a Walgreens in Albuquerque, New Mexico earlier this year, claiming the business discriminated against its client, a […]
The American Civil Liberties Union called for major reforms in the Bakersfield Police Department and the Kern County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday, releasing a scathing report that detailed repeated allegations of excessive force and the misuse of police dogs to injure and intimidate suspects....
Conservative activist Matt Barber says the groups fighting for church/state separation and civil rights deserve at least some blame for the Texas church massacre.