AP: Voting rolls in Kansas are in “chaos” because of the state’s proof-of-citizenship requirements, the American Civil Liberties Union has argued in a court document, noting that about two-thirds of new voter registration applications submitted during a three-week period in … Continue reading ?
Today, HRC joined transgender students and their families, the American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee, the Tennessee Equality Project, the Tennessee Transgender Political Coalition, Believe Out Loud and the Religious Institute in Tennessee to deliver a petition with 67,000 signatures urging Tennessee lawmakers to veto HB 2414 and SB 2387. Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a lawsuit regarding CIA documents from a detention site in Afghanistan going back to 2002, according...
The American Civil Liberties Union is suing the federal government for information about one of the CIA's detention centers in Afghanistan
The American Civil Liberties Union on Thursday will seek to block a Kansas state law that requires people to prove American citizenship if they want to register to vote while applying for a driver’s license. The civil rights group will ask a federal judge in Kansas City, Kansas, to issue a...
An ACLU lawsuit to force Catholic hospitals to perform abortions has been dismissed this week by a Federal District court. From Townhall: A federal court has dismissed the case American Civil Liberties Union v. Trinity Health Corporation, which sought to force Catholic hospitals and staff members to perform abortions regardless of their religious beliefs or […]
In December, LifeNews reported the American Civil Liberties Union sued a Catholic health system in an attempt to force its staff to perform abortions, despite their religious and personal pro-life convictions. On March 23, the court examined the evidence to determine whether to dismiss the ACLU’s lawsuit against the Trinity Health Corporation. Today, the federal […]
A federal court has dismissed the case American Civil Liberties Union v. Trinity Health Corporation, which sought to force Catholic hospitals and...
The American Civil Liberties Union and Planned Parenthood filled suit against the state of Indiana over the recently passed law that bans abortions sought for genetic disorders, such as Down syndrome. Republican Governor Mike Pence's...Show More Summary
On Our Radar Bitch HQ Happy, happy, happy Friday! • Congratulations to Augusta Uwamanzu-Nna—she was admitted to every single Ivy League School! [Colorlines] • Yes! The American Civil Liberties Union and Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky are suing the state of Indiana over its recently signed abortion law, saying it is unconstitutional. Show More Summary
On Thursday, Planned Parenthood and the American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit against the state of Indiana seeking an injunction to prevent its recent abortion law from taking effect on July 1. If you haven't heard about the garbage law: It would hold doctors liable for abortions performed because of... More »
The state of Indiana is being sued by the American Civil Liberties Union and Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky over the abortion law recently signed by Gov. Mike Pence. The lawsuit, filed Thursday in U.S. District Court, says the law is unconstitutional and challenges several provisions,...
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of New Mexico together with other rights organizations filed the administrative complaint with the US Department of Homeland Security claiming that immigrants suspected of being on the US territory without a legal permission were deported without their belongings in 26 cases.
The American Civil Liberties Union has accused the FBI of gambling with cybersecurity by failing to disclose to Apple the method used to access the San Bernardino iPhone, reports the WSJ. Chris Soghoian, principal technologist at the...Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) compiled and released a map of where the federal government is currently taking Apple, Google -- and in some cases, both -- to court in order to compel the companies to unlock a suspect's phone. Show More Summary
The San Bernardino case is over, but you’d be remiss in assuming the fight started, or stopped, with Syed Farook. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) wants to remind you that there are currently 63 confirmed cases in addition to as many as 25 more that are either thought to be related to iPhones or currently pending and without a docket number. Show More Summary
Since receiving a court order to compel Apple to crack open the San Bernardino, California, shooter’s iPhone, the FBI maintained that the case was about only one iPhone. But a new report from the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)...Show More Summary
The U.S. federal government has invoked the All Writs Act at least 63 times to compel Apple and Google to help unlock devices involved in investigations, the American Civil Liberties Union said on Wednesday.
The American Civil Liberties Union on Wednesday said it had identified 63 cases across the U.S. in which the federal government asked for a court order compelling Apple or Google to help access devices seized during investigations.
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) launched a lawsuit against North Carolina on Monday in response to the sweeping new law passed last week that revokes LGBT anti-discrimination legislation in the state. On Wednesday, North Carolina lawmakers passed House Bill 2 (HB2), the Public Facilities and Security Act, hours after it was introduced. Show More Summary