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The Latest: Elections chief questions ruling on voter purge

Ohio's elections chief says a federal appeals court ruling effectively forces the swing state to place voters who have died or moved on its registration lists. The American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio and the public advocacy groupShow More Summary

Appeals court: Ohio elections chief wrongly purged voters

A federal appeals court says Ohio's elections chief has been wrongfully removing eligible voters from the swing state's registration list. The American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio and the public … Click to Continue »

For the Sake of Privacy, Pardon Snowden

Timothy Edgar: The American Civil Liberties Union and Amnesty International have launched a campaign calling for President Obama to pardon former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden. I support that campaign, but not because I simply see Snowden as a hero and the NSA as a villain. Show More Summary

The ACLU Is Suing Kim Davis For $233,058 In Court Costs

last weekLGBT / Gay : NewNowNext

Kim Davis, the infamous Rowan County Clerk who refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses in the wake of the Supreme Court's decision on marriage equality, was sued by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) in federal court Mond...

Connecticut State Police Caught on Camera Fabricating Evidence Against a Protester

State police in Connecticut are facing a lawsuit after accidentally recording themselves conspiring to fabricate evidence against a protester. The American Civil Liberties Union of Connecticut (ACLU-CT) filed the suit on Sept. 15, a year after Michael Picard was arrested for protesting near a DUI checkpoint in West Hartford, Ct. The three officers named in […]

Ariz. settles final issues in legal fight over immigration bill

last weekNews : USAToday: News

The state entered into agreement with a coalition of civil-rights organizations led by the American Civil Liberties Union over the last disp...        

Formal protections against harassment in housing put in place on anniversary of Violence Against Women Act

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) was especially excited about the nuisance guideline, as some cities currently punish renters who call 911 by evicting them.

ACLU seeks an Obama pardon for NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden

Wednesday, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International and others will launch a campaign asking President Obama to pardon internet privacy advocate and notorious whistleblower, Edward Snowden....Show More Summary

ACLU Loses Attempt to Force Catholic Hospital to Refer Patients for Abortions

A Catholic hospital in Michigan will not be forced to recommend abortions to patients after a federal court rejected a woman’s lawsuit on Thursday. Tamesha Means, represented by the American Civil Liberties Union, filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops in 2013 after she claimed a Catholic hospital failed to present abortion […]

Bullied child, 7, handcuffed for crying, suit says

The American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri has filed a lawsuit in federal court on behalf of a Kansas City elementary student it says was handcuffed for crying and screaming … Click to Continue »

Activists to FBI: Show Us Your Warrant for Mass Hack of TorMail Users

The American Civil Liberties Union is trying to unseal a warrant used to deploy malware against users of dark web email service TorMail.

Christian Claims She Was Forced To Remove Headscarf For Driver's Licence Photo

3 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

n" style="transform: translate3d(0px, 0px, 0px);">The American Civil Liberties Union on Tuesday filed a lawsuit accusing Alabama county officials of violating a Christian woman’s religious rights by forcing her to remove her headscarf...Show More Summary

Christian woman told to remove headscarf for license: ACLU lawsuit

4 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

The American Civil Liberties Union on Tuesday filed a lawsuit accusing Alabama county officials of violating a Christian woman’s religious rights by forcing her to remove her headscarf before taking her driver’s license photo. Yvonne Allen, of Tuskegee, said a court clerk told her when...

ACLU: Christian woman forced to remove headscarf for license

4 weeks agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

The American Civil Liberties Union is suing county officials in Alabama who told a Christian woman to remove her headscarf for her driver’s license photo.

Actress Amber Heard Donates Millions to Support the ACLU and Its Work Fighting Violence Against Women

The ACLU’s Executive Director Anthony Romero comments on the donation. Actress Amber Heard announced yesterday she will give the American Civil Liberties Union half of her $7 million divorce settlement to support our work fighting violence against women. Show More Summary

Federal Court Says Trans Worker Can Be Fired Based on Owner’s Religious Beliefs

“Plain and simple, this is just discrimination against a person because of who she is,” said John Knight, the director of the LGBT and HIV Project of the American Civil Liberties Union, in an interview with Rewire. The post Federal Court Says Trans Worker Can Be Fired Based on Owner’s Religious Beliefs appeared first on Rewire.

Amber Heard’s Donation of Her Entire Divorce Settlement Is a Huge Power Move

Amber Heard will donate the entirety of her $7 million divorce settlement to the American Civil Liberties Union and the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, according to a statement the actress released on Thursday.

Actress Amber Heard Donates Millions to Support ACLU Work Fighting Violence Against Women

The ACLU’s Executive Director Anthony Romero comments on the donation. Actress Amber Heard announced yesterday she will give the American Civil Liberties Union half of her $7 million divorce settlement to support our work fighting violence against women. Show More Summary

Amber Heard Is Donating All of Her $7 Million Divorce Settlement to Charity

last monthNews : Mediaite

The money will go to the American Civil Liberties Union and the Children's Hospital of Los Angeles.

Amber Heard is donating Johnny Depp's entire $7 million divorce settlement to charity

Amber Heard is giving her entire $7 million divorce settlement from Johnny Depp to charity, the actress said in a statement on Thursday, according to Variety. The actress will be giving half to the American Civil Liberties Union, "with...Show More Summary

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