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U.S. immigration authorities must revamp their practices to ensure Mexicans accused of living in the country illegally are properly informed of their right to a hearing before an immigration judge, according to a lawsuit settlement made public Wednesday.
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The ACLU and ACLU of Oklahoma , the Guardian US , and the Oklahoma Observer have filed suit in the Western District of Oklahoma to obtain access to executions on the grounds that the public has the right to full information about such events to determine for itself whether executions are carried out properly and so that it may have confidence in ... (more)
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The head of the ACLU of Nevada called on the state attorney general Tuesday to establish guidelines on how prosecution-run victim funds should be used, in lieu of an outright investigation into the practice.
The ACLU of Louisiana sent a letter this week to Plaquemines Parish school officials contesting a Rastafari student's suspension in Port Sulphur for having dreadlocks that extend beyond the top of his shirt collar.
John Walters, Jana Lewis-Harkins, Fannie Bates and Aaron Baker, from left, hold a banner during a protest at the Governor's Mansion in Oklahoma City on Tuesday, April 29, 2014, over the planned execution of two inmates.
The Michigan State Police Department is telling the Michigan ACLU that it's not taking tanks, armored cars and other surplus military equipment from the federal government.
Life is full of unexpected ups and downs. Sometimes our greatest joys are followed by our deepest sorrows, and through the good times and the bad we turn to our loved ones to guide and comfort us.
The ACLU of Nebraska on Tuesday released a third and final report on Nebraska law enforcement practices.
Same-sex marriage case: A look at the dueling attorneys One was a self-proclaimed "crackerjack euphonium player."
The Department of Homeland Security refuses to release statistics and documents about Customs and Border Protection's practice of deporting people without a hearing, the ACLU claims in court.
The legal skirmish over same-sex marriage shifted Tuesday to a federal appeals court in Chicago as attorneys for Wisconsin and Indiana sought to reinstate bans on gay weddings ruled unconstitutional two months earlier.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Maine on Monday called on Republican Gov. Paul LePage's administration to halt plans to require some welfare recipients to receive drug tests, which it says is unconstitutional.
After filing a lawsuit over access to public records, the ACLU of Missouri has received a "heavily redacted" copy of the incident report on the August 9 shooting of Michael Brown.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Utah says it's settled a lawsuit with the Salt Lake County jail over a Weber State University student who was held after posting bail while authorities checked his immigration status.
A lawsuit over bans on marijuana businesses is headed to Pierce County Superior Court.
Two news organizations filed a lawsuit Monday asking for greater media access to executions in Oklahoma following a highly publicized botched execution that was largely hidden from the view of the reporters selected to bear witness.
In the wake of the recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling striking down buffer-zone limits as a violation of the First Amendment, the American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts says that decision bolsters its argument that Lowell's ordinance banning panhandling downtown is unconstitutional.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 11:08 am
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