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The legality of the National Security Agency's bulk collection of phone records will be tested this week before a panel of federal judges, the first appeals court to address the controversial program amid efforts by Congress to rein it in.
16 hrs ago | Breitbart.com
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is expected to allow thousands of illegal immigrant deportees to return to the U.S., so long as they have ties to Southern California.
19 hrs ago | In-depth Africa
Daniel Greenfield, a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center, is a New York writer focusing on radical Islam.
Regarding my previous blog entry Feds to Self-Deportees: Please Return! , a correspondent points out that they were not actually illegal aliens who "self-deported" but illegals who "voluntarily deported".
The King County Medical Examiner's office has identified the bicyclist who died in a collision with a truck in downtown Seattle as a well-respected attorney who in 2010 was part of the American Civil Liberties Union's legal team that challenged the U.S. military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy.
Charlie Grapski posted a little visited diary today, "No Incident Report? Then Where's Use of Force Report? More Ferguson Violations" about his FOIA efforts and results concerning the Ferguson and St Louis County PD.
The people of Newark have good reason to distrust their cops. A Justice Department report recently found that police in this city routinely violate the rights of citizens, especially blacks.
ACLU: Ten Commandments display would draw scrutiny Federal courts would scrutinize proposed Ten Commandments display in Pineville.
A federal judge who ruled a Ten Commandments monument must be removed from the Bloomfield City Hall lawn by Sept.
The fatal police shooting of the unarmed black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, is prompting calls for more officers to wear so-called body cameras, simple, lapel-mounted gadgets that capture video footage of law enforcement's interactions with the public.
Helmetta may ban photos, videos in public buildings Ordinance scheduled for second reading at Sept.
Who Was the Bicyclist Killed Yesterday Morning on Second Avenue? Sher Kung, an attorney and former legal fellow at the ACLU who worked on a high profile case that "paved the way" for the repeal of Don't Ask Don't Tell.
After nearly four years of fighting in the courts, Easton Area School District is within days of closing out its unsuccessful defense of a ban on breast cancer awareness bracelets with the slogan "I Boobies!" District officials must decide whether to approve a settlement with the American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania on how much money the ... (more)
Two civil rights organizations filed a joint brief in federal court supporting a challenge to Alaska's same-sex marriage ban.
The Justice Department has weighed in on a class-action lawsuit in South Dakota pitting Native American tribes against state officials, and come down resoundingly in support of tribes.
According to Civil Beat , the Hawai'i Supreme Court has rejected the ACLU's suit filed to stop certification of Hawaii's August 9 primary on grounds that voters were disenfranchised by Hurricane Iselle.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 07:02 pm
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