by Jill Stanek The other side is becoming increasingly hostile, attacking the religious freedoms of pro-life Christians with greater boldness. From The New York Times, December 2: The American Civil Liberties Union announced on Monday that it had filed a lawsuit against the nation’s Roman…
The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), claiming that their pro-life...
The American Civil Liberties Union, on behalf of a Wisconsin woman, is suing Catholic bishops, arguing that their anti-abortion guidelines to affiliated hospitals are leading to medical negligence. The suit was filed in federal court...Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union, on behalf of a Michigan woman, is suing Catholic bishops, arguing that their anti-abortion guidelines to affiliated hospitals are leading to medical negligence.
An Ohio lawyer is organizing an effort to erect a statue of Jesus near a local high school, after an American Civil Liberties Union lawsuit threat led the school board to decide earlier this month to remove a picture of Christ inside the building.
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has filed a lawsuit that, if true, would stand as one of the most grotesque and vicious cases of police abuse in recent memory. Marlene Tapia says that she was arrested and forced to strip naked for a contraband examination. The officers at the Metropolitan Detention Center (Bernalillo County […]
The American Civil Liberties Union is adding its voice to those urging the Washington Redskins to change the team name.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The American Civil Liberties Union on Friday urged a federal judge to halt a U.S. spy agency's sweeping collection of telephone data, arguing that the program goes beyond what Congress authorized and violates the constitutional rig...
AT&T and Verizon are facing new heat from the American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California, which has filed a sharedholder proposal over how they share information with government agencies.
When it came time to mount a legal challenge to the government’s seizure of encryption keys from secure email provider Lavabit, three groups stepped forward. The Electronic Frontier Foundation and the American Civil Liberties Union both filed amicus briefs in support of Lavabit, which was perhaps to be expected. Show More Summary
The American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California (ACLU) has announced it has partnered with various investment firms that have stakes in AT&T and Verizon to demand more transparency from the two carriers when it comes to government spying. Show More Summary
An Ohio school district voted to remove a painting of Jesus from a high school after the American Civil Liberties Union threatened a federal lawsuit.
At least 3,728 prisoners in the United States will spend the rest of their lives in prison for non-violent offenses according to an American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) study published on Wednesday. The study, “A Living Death,” features...Show More Summary
Mark Perry highlights a report on life without parole (LWOP): A new report released this week from the American Civil Liberties Union ”A Living Death: Life without Parole for Nonviolent Offenses” examines a very disturbing trend that contributes to America’s notoriety as the World’s No. 1 Jailer – the increasing number of nonviolent offenders in the US who are […]
For more than 3,000 people, nonviolent crimes including siphoning gas from a truck and shoplifting three belts from a department store landed them in prison for life. In a newly released study, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) found that more than 3,200 prisoners are...
As of last year, according to a report released today by the American Civil Liberties Union, more than 3,200 people were serving life in prison without parole for non-violent crimes. A close examination of these cases by the ACLU reveals just how petty some of these offenses are. Show More Summary
Queerties winner Macklemore is a busy rapper. “Something like beaten with club,pepper-sprayed and tased for expressing my political views would really slow me down,” he explains in a new PSA for the American Civil Liberties Union. That’s why he carries the ACLU membership card. “It’s the only card that let’s my gay friends marry the […]
Via press release: Rap superstar Macklemore today released a video urging people to join the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and get its legendary membership card. In a 50-second spot launched on his Facebook page and promotedShow More Summary
A judge unencumbered by political correctness has barred the American Civil Liberties Union from participating in the trial of accused Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. The ACLU released a document last week stating it was planning to join Tsarnaev’s attorneys tomorrow to plead before U.S. Show More Summary
CARSON CITY (CAP) - The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a legal brief with the 9th U.S. Court of Appeals seeking to revert the naming of the metadata denotation term hashtag to its original locution as pound sign. Lower courts...Show More Summary