The American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee is suing school officials in Giles County on behalf of a high school senior punished for wearing a shirt with a pro-LGBT message, reports The Tennessean. On the first day of school, Rebecca...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a lawsuit against Indiana Gov. Mike Pence (R), challenging his efforts to block Syrian refugees from resettling within his state’s borders. “This lawsuit is calling out Governor...Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union on Monday sued Indiana Governor Mike Pence over his refusal to allow refugees fleeing Syria’s civil war to resettle in the state, saying his position violates federal authority and the U.S. Constitution. Pence is one of more than 25 U.S. governors, mostly...
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is being sued over his decision to block Syrian refugees from resettling in the state. The Indianapolis Star reports the lawsuit was filed Monday night by the American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana on behalf of Indianapolis-based nonprofit Exodus Refugee Immigration....
Documentarian Michael Moore hammered US police departments during an American Civil Liberties Union event for their use of force against black and Latino residents. “This is a totally racist system that we have — there’s no other explanation for it,” Moore said....
The American Civil Liberties Union and the Department of Justice are locked in a battle over Chelsea Manning’s hair length. The DOJ says Manning, currently serving 35 years for leaking classified military documents, can’t be permitted to grow her hair longer than two inches. Show More Summary
On Friday, November 13, citizens in 17 states and the District of Columbia will have one more tool in their inventory for keeping police accountable. The American Civil Liberties Union’s Mobile Justice app, which has already rolled out...Show More Summary
Do cops need a warrant to track your phone? Believe it or not, the answer to this question varies by state. To help you figure out whether cops can track your phone without a warrant, the American Civil Liberties Union has created an...Show More Summary
Nebraska officials are scrambling to change birth certificates for children adopted by gay couples, but LGBT activists and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) say they need to do so faster.
The difference between encryption and security on iOS and Android isn't just a technical issue but a "digital security divide," according to the principal technologist for the American Civil Liberties Union. That's because Apple secures its devices while Google leaves Android open to data collection and surveillance.
The American Civil Liberties Union, which brought a complaint on the student's behalf, applauded the decision.
Mr. Bronstein led the American Civil Liberties Union’s National Prison Project for more than two decades.?
(Scott Johnson) Heather Mac Donald has made herself the most valuable player supporting law enforcement in the teeth of the generation-long movement against it originating in the American Civil Liberties Union. The movement has now culminated in Black Lives Matter and embedded itself inside the Obama administration. Show More Summary
Mike Mozart / (CC BY 2.0) A federal district judge has dismissed a lawsuit by the American Civil Liberties Union against the National Security Agency on the ludicrous grounds that, because the NSA did not admit to its spying, plaintiffs’...Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey and a New York firm filed the federal civil rights lawsuit in Newark for Kaci Hickox. Besides Christie, the lawsuit names as defendants former state health commissioner Mary O'Dowd and...Show More Summary
In the latest pushback against the national scourge of debtors' prisons, the American Civil Liberties Union filed a federal lawsuit challenging the illegal arrest and jailing of poor people in Biloxi, Mississippi, without a hearing or representation by counsel. Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is suing the city of Biloxi for running a “modern-day debtor’s prison.” The group says officials illegally jail poor city residents who owe fees for minor offenses such as traffic tickets. The...Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit on Wednesday against Biloxi, Mississippi, for allegedly jailing people because they are poor and cannot afford to pay their court fines.
Poor people are being illegally arrested and jailed in Biloxi, Mississippi, because they cannot afford to pay court fines and fees sought by the city to generate revenue, the American Civil Liberties Union said in a federal lawsuit filed on Wednesday. The group said the Gulf Coast city known for...
In less than three minutes, Sasheer Zamata explained just how problematic privilege is. In a new video from the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), SNL comedian and ACLU ambassador Sasheer Zamata takes a walk with a white, male co-worker...Show More Summary