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The case, American Civil Liberties Union v. Department of Homeland Security, was filed in the U.S. District Court for D.C. The ACLU is being represented by attorney David Sobel, the ACLU National prison Project, and the ACLU of the District Of Columbia.
His first job out of college was with the ACLU in New York, and he was heading to work one day when two planes hit the World Trade Center on Sept.
Last month in Philadelphia, the ACLU undertook a turnout drive, led by people with a prior felony conviction, to get out the vote in a district attorney primary.
All proceeds will benefit the American Civil Liberties Union. See the Real Estate Ramos shoes, as well as Alex Bleeker's statement on the partnership, below.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan on Friday asked a federal judge to compel the Trump administration to turn over a memo from former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani and other advisers who helped develop the president's controversial ...
Republican Sen. Ben Sasse of Nebraska had it right: "If the First Amendment means anything, it means you can't body-slam a journalist.
"This policy makes the entire Painesville community - especially its many immigrant families - less safe," Ohio ACLU staff attorney Elizabeth Bonham said in a statement.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (NEWS10) - Vermont's Department of Motor Vehicles is launching a legal review of its facial recognition program after the state chapter of the ACLU said it violated state law. The ACLU sent the DMV an 11-page letter highlighting ...
A lawsuit is seeking documents on hunger strikes at immigration detention centers run by the Department of Homeland Security, the American Civil Liberties Union has said. The civil rights group said these hunger ... "Despite the stonewalling, cases ...
Vermont's Department of Motor Vehicles is launching a legal review of its facial recognition program after the state chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union called for an immediate halt in the program. The ACLU sent the DMV an 11-page letter on ...
The Escondido City Council agreed Wednesday night to pay $550,000 to the American Civil Liberties Union to settle a lawsuit the group filed over the city's 2014 refusal to approve a shelter for unauthorized immigrant children.
TAYLOR, MI -- The American Civil Liberties Union is asking the Taylor police Department to open an investigation in response to dashcam video of a 2016 arrest it calls "terrifying" and "violent.
Karl Oliver, R-Winona, is the Mississippi Chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union. The organization is calling for state leadership to initiate an investigation into whether Oliver's remarks are a violation of the House Code of Ethics or other ...
Vermont's Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) has been using a facial recognition program since 2012, in contravention of the state's laws, according to the American Civil Liberties Union. In an announcement on its website, the ACLU has demanded an ...
Vermont's ACLU is demanding an "immediate end" to a facial recognition program used by the state's Department of Motor Vehicles, saying the program is banned by state law and "compromises the privacy and security of thousands of Vermonters.
The ACLU was at the ready with legal arguments against such a move and, together with its allies, immediately mobilized a challenge.
One day after winning a major victory in their battle against the ban on hair extentions at Mystic Valley Regional Charter school in Malden, the family of ...
The ACLU and the ACLU of Georgia joined Kuck Immigration Partners LLC in representing Colotl in her DACA case late last week.
When U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents want to detain and possibly deport someone being released from a local jail, they identify that person ...
SPARTANBURG, S.C. - The American Civil Liberties Union of South Carolina has filed a lawsuit against the Spartanburg County jail saying its inmate visitation policy violates the First Amendment.
Amid news that immigration arrests are rising sharply under the Trump Administration, the Detroit News reported last week that Immigration and Customs ...
#When Representative Karl Oliver spoke of monuments erected to a loving memory of "family and fellow Southern Americans," just who was he talking about?
In a critical victory for privacy and the rule of law, a federal court of appeals ruled unanimously today that an ACLU challenge to NSA internet surveillance, Wikimedia v. NSA, can go forward.
Jones reportedly refused to hand over his driver's license and registration upon request, which he's required to do by law.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - The ACLU of Montana has filed a discrimination complaint on behalf of four Native Americans who said they were denied early entry to a high school basketball game in Reed Point while others were allowed to go into the school.
20, 2016, file photo, Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, right, holds a stack of papers as he meets with President-elect Donald Trump at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse in Bedminster, N.J.
The ACLU has not advocated impeachment. Rather, we have demanded a full and public investigation of the allegations, including potential crimes by Trump campaign officials and advisers and potential obstruction of justice by President Trump himself.
In 2006, he joined the American Civil Liberties Union's Washington Legislative Office, where he worked on the many civil rights issues raised by the FBI's rapid growth into a massive domestic intelligence agency before leaving for the Brennan Center in ...
... fitting that we celebrate the day that brought milk into existence, given how fiercely he fought for the rights of LGBTQ people to exist - proudly, authentically, and openly.
Late Sunday, Texas lawmakers rushed to advance two anti-LGBTQ bills as the state's regular legislative session winds down. One bill, Senate Bill 2078, targets transgender young people in schools and the other, House Bill 3859, allows foster care ...
And yet, if the stories told in a lawsuit filed last month by the ACLU are accurate, the LAPD flouts this requirement. According to the lawsuit, the department has disregarded citizen requests for public records concerning a fatal shooting, racial ...
The American Civil Liberties Union has launched a lawsuit against the city of Pensacola, Florida, over a recently passed ordinance which would ban all forms of panhandling.
Austin, Texas - Over the weekend, the Texas Senate voted to pass House Bill 3859 (HB 3859), a bill that would allow child welfare caseworkers and state-funded child adoption and foster agencies to impose their personal religious beliefs on children in ...
The American Civil Liberties Union of South Carolina is suing the Spartanburg County jail over its inmate visitation policy.
In a statement, the NAACP legal defense Fund (LDF), ACLU of Massachusetts, and Lawyers' Committee for civil rights and economic justice (LCCR) announced that they have been retained by the Cooks, and called on Mystic Valley to permanently ...
NEWTON, Iowa (AP) - The American Civil Liberties Union says a central Iowa school district and the parents of a transgender student have resolved a dispute over his treatment.
... passages quoted verbatim from cited sources but not designated as quotes using either quotation marks or indented text. Among the documents the Trump campaign surrogate copied were multiple reports from the American Civil Liberties Union, as well ...
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) on Saturday blasted President Trump for ignoring a court order demanding he release a memo drafted under former ...
Vanessa Chong, longtime executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union Hawaii chapter, will be retiring in early 2018. Chong first joined the ACLU staff ...
According to a complaint filed by the ACLU of Massachusetts with the state Department of Elementary and Secondary education, Mystic Valley's hair and makeup policy discriminates on the basis of race because it bans hairstyles commonly worn by Black ...
The ACLU has submitted FOIA requests to prove Trump's "election Integrity" Commission has rigged its investigation in order to validate voter suppression ...
The American Civil Liberties Union of Oregon visited Astoria for the first time in years Thursday as part of a wider effort to reconnect, face-to-face, with communities across Oregon after the contentious presidential election last November.
Hazelwood school district officials, teachers and students have finally reached a settlement, with a little legal muscle from the ACLU of Missouri, after four days ...
In February, she was told the signs violate town code. ACLU of Delaware Executive Director Kathleen MacRae says Nickerson came to her after efforts to meet with town officials proved fruitless.
A hearing on the American Civil Liberties Union's lawsuit to stop Pensacola's panhandling ban has been set for May 30.
In 1798, the Federalist Congress passed a xenophobic Alien Act authorizing the president discretion to deport noncitizens he deemed dangerous because they might be allied with our quasi-enemy, France.
Attorneys for the ACLU and Southern Poverty Law Center filed the lawsuit earlier today on behalf of 29-year-old Kandace Edwards, who was arrested on May 17 for check forgery.
In response, more than 30 bills spanning 20 states have been introduced in an effort to increase the penalties for peaceful protest, according to the American Civil Liberties Union Foundation (ACLU). Representatives from the United Nations (UN) Office ...


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