Authored by Paul Craig Roberts, There are many signs of American collapse. One of the most scary is the fact that the American Civil Liberties Union no longer knows what are the civil liberties it purports to defend. Identity Politics...Show More Summary
New ACLU publication looks at how "debt collection industry uses prosecutors and judges as weapons against millions of Americans who can't afford to pay their bills." Threatened with arrest for a case involving a few dollars in debtShow More Summary
by Dan Savage The alderman in Starkville ("Mississippi's College Town!") will be hearing from the lawyers at ACLU in three, two, one... The Starkville Board of Aldermen voted to deny the request to hold an LGBT pride parade after hearing 16 people speak in favor of the event during its meeting Tuesday night. Show More Summary
An estimated 77 million Americans have debt that has been turned over to a private collection agency, the ACLU said.
REASON: No, Trump Did Not Make It Easier for Mentally Ill People to Buy Guns Shooting revives deliberately misleading talking points about a bad regulation both the NRA and the ACLU opposed. In the wake of yesterday’s deadly school shooting in Florida, President Donald Trump tweeted that there were signs that alleged shooter Nikolas Cruz […]
Private debt collectors are partnering with local courts and prosecutors, using arrests and jail threats to try to force repayments, a report found.
We also spoke about the teacher charged with assaulting a student who wouldn't stand for the Pledge, the Tennessee GOP's attack on an atheist State Senate candidate, and why you should always listen to the ACLU's warnings.
A woman’s reason for aborting her unborn baby should not matter, even if she does not want a child with Down syndrome, an attorney for Planned Parenthood told a federal court Thursday. Abortion is a woman’s “absolute right,” ACLU attorney Ken Falk argued in front of a panel of the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals, […]
“If Ohio politicians wanted to proactively take a stance for people with disabilities, they should improve access to health care, education, or other services. This ban is just a thinly-veiled attempt to criminalize abortion in Ohio...
The ACLU and Planned Parenthood think women should be permitted to abort babies solely due to a diagnosis of Down syndrome.
This case should be an eye-opener for conservative Christians who want cities and schools to fight back in church/state separation cases.
Inmates complain of "bloodstained pants, bartering and begging for pads and tampons." During a hearing earlier this month, following calls from the local branch of the ACLU, formerly incarcerated women along with their elected officials...Show More Summary
Agents "can drill down into the data to build a detailed picture of your private life, including where you work, where you live," ACLU lawyer Matt Cagle says.
ITMFA — "Impeach the Motherfcker Already" — is an act of resistance against the Trump administration that includes charity and merchandise.
The ACLU is suing to ensure the state's Medicaid-like program can pay for abortions. The post Gavel Drop: Maine’s Top Court Considers State Abortion Funding appeared first on Rewire.
What a difference an administration makes. During the Obama Administration, officials teamed up with Planned Parenthood and ACLU attorneys and staffers to promote abortion on demand and funded with taxpayer dollars. Now that the Trump Administration is in place, new reports are coming out by shocked abortion advocates who are surprised that Trump Administration officials […]
The ACLU continued its legal challenge against Maine this month in an effort to force state taxpayers to fund abortions. The pro-abortion legal group recently filed an appeal after a state superior court ruled against its lawsuit, Maine Public reports. Filed in 2015 on behalf of Planned Parenthood and two other Maine abortion businesses, the […]
Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials are exploring joining the Intelligence Community, The Daily Beast reported Wednesday. “Those spying tools do not belong in the hands of ICE agents,” ACLU attorney Patrick Toomey noted. He was not the only watchdog to offer concern. “The idea...
Police in Boston unjustly spied on Muslims and African Americans online for years, American Civil Liberties Union says.