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A Colorado baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex ceremony shouldn't be forced to violate his religious beliefs, his attorney told a judge deciding whether the cake-maker should be forced to accommodate gay couples.
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A Middle School Principal in Texas who forbid the entire school from speaking Spanish to "prevent disruptions" has caused such a disruption she is put on administrative leave; Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has to fire a 23 year old aide because of threats to choke "illegal Mexicans" and other racially charged tweets; Everyone is talking about ... (more)
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Coming soon to your local sheriff: Armor-protected, 18-ton military fighting vehicles with gun turrets and bulletproof glass.
California may be leading the nation in health insurance enrollment, but critics say it's lagging in complying with a federal law that encourages voter registration -- a problem that could lead to a lawsuit before the end of December.
On November 29th, the ACLU in Detroit, joined by their partners in Ann Arbor and New York, filed a complaint in the US District Court against the US Conference of Catholic Bishops and affiliated individuals on behalf of a Muskegon woman whose horrendous nightmare at the hands of ER personnel at a Catholic hospital was in sore need of redress.
But the American Civil Liberties Union says the creche scene installed by the Florida Nativity Scene Committee at the Capitol in Tallahassee is legal - because it is privately funded, not government sponsored.
The Times reported today that the ACLU has filed a lawsuit on behalf of a woman who received medical care from Mercy Health Partners, a Catholic hospital in Muskegon County, Michigan.
Cameras on Portland police cars are starting to collect information on local vehicle license plates, and can track up to 128,000 vehicle license plates per day.
Virginia's tax department, in consultation with outgoing Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli II , has issued guidance stating that married same-sex couples cannot file their state taxes jointly, nor can small businesses claim deductions on benefits that they provide to same-sex spouses of their employees.
As the ACLU sues American bishops for denying a Michigan woman reproductive care, Washington state is facing its own fight with Catholic hospitals over abortion coverage.
Targeting of China's graft-busting New Citizen Movement highlights the limits of the Chinese Communist Party's pledge to tackle corruption It was just a picture.
The Tony Rackauckas Faceplant photoshop, conceived by Vern and executed by Greg.
NORTHAMPTON - At the direction of Mayor David J. Narkewicz, a special prosecutor retained by the city to pursue a civil disorderly conduct charge against Jonas Correia has dropped the charge, ending a case that provoked public outrage when a video of Correia's arrest by Northampton police went viral.
The American Civil Liberties Union is filing a lawsuit against the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops over its directives to hospitals regarding treatment of pregnant women.
PHOENIX -- "Guns Save Lives." Those words, set against the backdrop of a red heart, are the headline of a controversial bus-stop advertisement at the center of a three-year legal battle between city officials and civil-liberties advocates.
The ACLU has filed a law suit against the Catholic Conference of Catholic bishops in regard to health care given to women in regard to their reproductive needs when these women go to a Catholic hospital.
A Muskegon woman, with help from the American Civil Liberties Union, sued the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops today, alleging the group's anti-abortion directive denies pregnant women in crisis proper medical care.