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57 min ago | FOX16
The American Civil Liberties Union recently released a report claiming police use of military equipment targets people of color.
4 hrs ago | Pridesource.com
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit today [July 28] affirmed a district court ruling striking down Virginia's ban on marriage for same-sex couples.
5 hrs ago | Effingham Herald
The U.S. Senate race this November between Democrat Michelle Nunn and Republican David Perdue will be one of the more unusual campaigns we have witnessed in Georgia.
6 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
The U.S. Senate is expected to make huge strides Tuesday by introducing a new bill that could curtail the National Security Agency's ability to collect mass amounts of data.
6 hrs ago | Wisconsin Gazette
A civil rights coalition is demanding Florida law enforcement agencies in 62 counties stop detaining people for alleged civil immigration violations at the request of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
6 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
"We don't detain pregnant women." That's the initial response that the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency told a reporter last year when asked about the number of pregnant detainees in immigration detention centers.
9 hrs ago | The Skanner
What if we didn't incarcerate people who commit non-violent crimes? Or, if we sentenced them, what if their sentences were reasonable, instead of intolerable? What if a man who steals a $159 jacket while high gets drug treatment and a sentence of, say, two years, instead of a sentence of life imprisonment without parole? How much would we save if ... (more)
10 hrs ago | The Tallahassee O
Large-scale U.S. surveillance is seriously hampering U.S.-based journalists and lawyers in their work, the American Civil Liberties Union and Human Rights Watch said in a joint report released today.
11 hrs ago | Russia Taday
Dozens of journalists and attorneys surveyed by the American Civil Liberties Union and Human Rights Watch for a new report say that the United States government's surveillance operations are eroding their ability to work.
On Monday, President Obama signed an executive order prohibiting the discrimination of gay/bi/lesbian and, significantly, transgendered people in the federal workplace.
A surprising detail was revealed when the Delaware Valley School Board recently made a minor language revision to its controversial drug testing policy.
"On Tuesday, the ACLU of Southern California informed the defense team that this is the first successful defense in a gang injunction case - not only in California, but anywhere in the country."
The wailing and gnashing of teeth in some quarters over the modest Hobby Lobby decision has me worried.
It's "Angle of Repose Friday" on The After Show. You know, the angle in which a granular substance stays in place on a slope.
As the struggle to find a solution to the nation's border crisis continues, Tampa Bay activists gathered in Clearwater Friday evening to show their support for the migrant children.
Critics raise privacy concerns over your personal information and toll cameras that track where you go and when.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 08:02 pm
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