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ACLU: Ten Commandments display would draw scrutiny Federal courts would scrutinize proposed Ten Commandments display in Pineville.
6 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times
A federal judge who ruled a Ten Commandments monument must be removed from the Bloomfield City Hall lawn by Sept.
9 hrs ago | The Daily Republic
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.
13 hrs ago | Courier News
Helmetta may ban photos, videos in public buildings Ordinance scheduled for second reading at Sept.
16 hrs ago | The Stranger
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.
20 hrs ago | The Morning Call
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.
The U.S. Government agreed to new procedures so foreign nationals without immigration papers know the legal consequences of voluntarily returning to their countries from Southern California, the ACLU announced.
If you're Matthew Giles, an NYU grad student studying in the Media, Culture and Communications department, then the answer has a few components.
LOS ANGELES >> A superior court judge blocked the release of a law enforcement database containing millions of Angelenos' license plates this week as the information could allow stalkers and criminals to track victims and police patrols, according to his ruling.
The Hawaii Supreme Court has rejected a lawsuit seeking to allow voters on the storm-damaged Big Island to vote.
If you're rich like Lindsey Lohan, you can be charged with assault and let off the hook - all with the help of a highly paid, private lawyer.
A new report by the American Civil Liberties Union is critical of how Nebraska Law Enforcement Agencies handle traffic stops.
The class action lawsuit, filed in June 2013, alleged that immigration authorities in Southern California threatened undocumented Mexican immigrants with jail time and falsely informed them of their ability to arrange their legal status from Mexico in order to encourage voluntary departure.
The culprit is the militarization of the police. The weapons used in the "war on terror" that destroyed Afghanistan and Iraq have made their way to local law enforcement.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 11:47 pm
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