The American Civil Liberties Union on Wednesday sued the Obama administration, seeking information about government programs that unfairly target Muslims in the United States. The Freedom of Information Act lawsuit seeks details on federal...Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) will continue to apply legal pressure on the US government until the Pentagon surrenders all remaining images related to the abuse of detainees in Iraq and Afghanistan, the group’s spokesperson Josh Bell told Sputnik.
Pentagon releases 198 of 2,000 images after freedom of information lawsuit filed by American Civil Liberties Union.
On Friday, the Pentagon released 198 photographs of detainees being abused by US forces in Iraq and Afghanistan between 2003-2006, after a lengthy legal battle with the American Civil Liberties Union.
The U.S. Justice Department said on Monday it would launch a review of the San Francisco Police following requests from city officials and community members. Although the American Civil Liberties Union had asked for a federal investigation...Show More Summary
Black motorists were given tickets for not wearing seatbelts nearly twice as often as white motorists in 2014, an American Civil Liberties Union report said.
The American Civil Liberties Union has a hefty to-do list when it comes to LGBT rights.
A San Francisco judge on Thursday refused to order a Catholic hospital to allow an obstetrician to use its facility to sterilize a woman just after the birth of her third child. In denying the American Civil Liberties Union’s emergency request, superior court judge Ernest Goldsmith recognized the...
It may seem passing strange for a civil libertarian, a general counsel of the American Civil Liberties Union, to be celebrating the birthday of the dreaded FBI director. But for me, Hoover, who would celebrate his 120th birthday on January...Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) sued a California Catholic hospital chain for allegedly refusing her request for a tubal ligation following the birth of her third child, the Sacramento Bee reported. “The overarching issue is about women’s ability to access basic health...
A Muslim official with the American Civil Liberties Union has drawn criticism for "emphatically" refusing to condemn atrocious acts of terrorism committed jihadis who seek to murder all who don't believe in their radical brand of Is...
Not surprisingly, the American Civil Liberties Union, currently embroiled in a lawsuit against Kim Davis, attacked the governor.
Once again, histrionics and not calm, rational thought is guiding a government department’s policies. According to the American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California (ACLUNC), the Fresno Police Department has been spying on Black...Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota filed a lawsuit Thursday against the state's Department of Human Services, challenging the agency's ban on transition-related surgeries for low-income transgender people who receive Medicaid. In OutFront Minnesota v. Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union has sued Trinity Health Corporation for refusing to perform abortions on women whose unborn babies were supposedly near death. The ACLU lawsuit is asking the court to force Trinity Health and its staff to commit abortions regardless of their religious and pro-life objections. In a federal lawsuit against Trinity, which […]
New York is set to introduce some big changes to how solitary confinement is used in the state's prisons, after settling a class-action lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union in 2011. The lawsuit alleged that the state overuses solitary confinement; its plaintiff spent 780 consecutive days without regular... More »
Nineteen groups led by the American Civil Liberties Union sent a letter Monday to drugstore chain Walgreens expressing concerns about the company's plans for a Catholic hospital to run its in-store health clinics in Washington state and Oregon. In the letter, the organizations asked if the clinics...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The co-chair of the Colorado Springs chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union resigned on Friday after posting on Facebook that he would shoot Donald Trump supporters before election day. Loring Wirbel...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - The American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado said on Friday it had accepted the resignation of a co-chair who came under criticism for a Facebook post that said people who insist on voting for Donald Trump should be told they will be shot. Show More Summary
(John Hinderaker) That should be a question like, Is the Pope Catholic? But in fact, it is by no means obvious that the American Civil Liberties Union consistently favors civil liberties. Some years ago the ACLU called me to ask for a contribution. Show More Summary