Flush with cash and a newfound demand for activism, the American Civil Liberties Union next month will launch a new effort to expand voting rights in all 50 states that … Click to Continue »
Several voting advocacy groups in Iowa are expressing concern about proposed rules for the state's new voter identification law. The American Civil Liberties Union of Iowa, the League of Women … Click to Continue »
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A major shift in where U.S. workers donate their money has taken place since Donald Trump's election last year -- with the American Civil Liberties Union and the Southern Poverty Law Center seeing a greater share of the funds that come from workplace giving, according to data from one big online workplace giving provider. Benevity, which says it helps about 250 […]
Last spring, the American Civil Liberties Union filed a complaint with the Department of Homeland Security that challenged the authority of Customs and Border Protection officers to search returning travelers’ electronic devices without a warrant. Show More Summary
Eleven plaintiffs have banded together to sue the Department of Homeland Security with the help of the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), arguing that the current policies around border...Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California says the Orange County Sheriff’s Department and federal immigration officers have prevented some immigration detainees in county jails from using documents and medical records that could have helped with their asylum claims, making it easier for some detainees to later be deported and unnecessarily extending the time […]
In today's digital world, these searches should not be conducted without a warrant, the Electronic Frontier Foundation and the American Civil Liberties Union argue. Continue reading ? The post Are searches of laptops and cellphones by border agents unconstitutional? appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
The American Civil Liberties Union and the Electronic Frontier Foundation have sued the Department of Homeland Security for searching American citizens' smartphones at the border without a warrant. Specifically, the groups say the Customs...Show More Summary
If the feds want to keep searching people’s digital devices at airports and border crossings, they’d better start getting warrants, the American Civil Liberties Union and Electronic Frontier Foundation say. The civil liberties groups sued the Department of Homeland Security Wednesday in Boston federal court on behalf of 10 U.S. Show More Summary
In the aftermath of Charlottesville’s deadly “Unite the Right” rally, the American Civil Liberties Union has been cast by some as an enabler and colluder in white supremacy and racial violence. Suddenly, the venerable group, which has...Show More Summary
by Heidi Groover The city clears hundreds of homeless encampments each year. HG The American Civil Liberties Union of Washington will be in court again today trying to stop the City of Seattle from seizing homeless people's belongings...Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union is suing one of the most powerful private-prison corporations in America for torturing immigration detainees. “According to the ACLU, ICE agents at GEO’s 1,500-bed Colorado detention center are retaliating against Iraqi nationals who have joined an...
Only the conservative media care about this one. According to the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and their triggered supporters, a white blonde haired toddler in a onesie and carrying an American flag is the picture of “whiteShow More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union has been much scrutinized since its decision to represent white supremacists in their quest to march in Charlottesville, Va. Board members have resigned and allies have declared that the ACLU, at long last, has gone too far. In the aftermath, the ACLU of California...
Although the liberal media has used the phrase “fake news” to defend itself against the conservative media, it is still a relevant phrase when incorrect news is peddled as truth. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) claimed that the Border Patrol is checking documents of illegal immigrants heading out of Houston during Hurricane Harvey. However, […]
The American Civil Liberties Union this week started sounding the alarm about a plan by Immigration and Customs Enforcement that would let it destroy records showing systemic abuse of undocumented immigrants at the hands of its agents. The ACLU notes that ICE recently sent a request to the National...
The American Civil Liberties Union is suing the state of California for throwing out an estimated 45,000 mail-in ballots last November. The ballots were rejected because elections officials determined that the signatures did not adequately match the signatures on file. Those mismatches can occur because a voter’s signature has changed over time or because the […]
The American Civil Liberties Union and Lambda Legal sued President Donald Trump Monday over his ban on transgender individuals from serving in the military. Continue reading ? The post The lawsuits challenging Trump’s ban on transgender troops, explained appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
On Monday morning, the American Civil Liberties Union and Lambda Legal filed separate lawsuits against Donald Trump’s ban on transgender troops, alleging that the policy violates the United States Constitution. Each group filed in federal district court—the ACLU in Maryland, Lambda in Washington state. Show More Summary