Articles Tagged 'ACLU'
ACLU of Iowa says state’s new ag-gag law violates free speech protections
Iowa’s second attempt to make it a crime for animal welfare activists, journalists and others to go undercover at meatpacking plants and livestock facilities will… READ MORE
ACLU blasts Democrats’ election bill as unconstitutional
The American Civil Liberties Union dealt a blow Monday to Democrats’ new election overhaul legislation, saying the bill does too much damage to the First… READ MORE
ACLU, two advocacy groups file two new lawsuits against Trump’s transgender military ban
The American Civil Liberties Union and two other groups that advocate on behalf of transgender service members filed federal lawsuits Monday against President Trump’s order… READ MORE
ACLU Crys as local law enforcement does their job
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) filed a lawsuit against the U.S. government over the detention of three teens suspected of being gang members.
The… READ MORE
Milo Yiannopoulos, ACLU sue D.C. Metro transit system
With the ACLU in his corner, conservative firebrand Milo Yiannopoulos sued Metro on Wednesday, demanding the D.C. region’s transit system restore ads for his book.… READ MORE
ACLU calls for school police officers to go unarmed because guns send a ‘negative message’
School resource officers should be unarmed because guns in school hallways send a “negative message” to students, according to an op-ed posted to the American… READ MORE
Atlanta family battling state over right to name daughter Allah
ATLANTA — The toddler daughter of Elizabeth Handy and Bilal Walk has everything you would expect: a sweet smile, curious nature and finicky tastes.
But,… READ MORE
ACLU LAUNCHES NATIONWIDE TRAINING ON PROTEST, RESISTANCE
CORAL GABLES, Fla. — The American Civil Liberties Union staged a nationwide training event Saturday to make sure people are aware of their rights as… READ MORE
Planned Parenthood-backed bill faces ACLU, media backlash in California
California lawmakers have OK’d a Planned Parenthood-backed bill that creates new penalties for distributing secret recordings of discussions with health providers – but civil rights… READ MORE
ACLU targeting Louisiana school over educator’s ‘God Bless You’ greeting
The ACLU of Louisiana is accusing a high school of promoting Christianity in an open letter on Friday because a student group hung prayer boxes… READ MORE