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15 Sep 2017, 6:00 am by Ryan J. Farrick
The American Civil Liberties Union is investigating whether civil rights were violated after several protesters were arrested during ‘Entrada’ festivities in New Mexico. [read post]
17 Jan 2017, 9:36 am by Margaret Krause
As a complement to our new research guide on Civil Rights, we have acquired a new database of primary source material of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) from before(1912) its inception in 1920 until 1990. [read post]
11 Jun 2016, 8:56 pm by Consuella Pachico
Dignity Health violated anti-discrimination provisions of the Affordable Care Act and the Civil Rights Act by denying coverage for a transgender employee’s transition surgeries, the American Civil Liberties Union stated in a complaint filed in California federal court. [read post]
23 Aug 2012, 9:05 am by Indian Legal Program
Career Opportunity LOBBYIST ASSISTANT [WLOU-53] AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION Washington Legislative Office  Washington, D.C.   [read post]
30 Jul 2010, 6:50 am
[JURIST] Lambda Legal and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) [advocacy website] filed a lawsuit [complaint, PDF] Thursday seeking to force Hawaii to recognize same-sex civil unions [JURIST news archive] that offer the same rights as marriage. [read post]
5 Aug 2008, 4:16 pm
I have heard comments about American education, calling it the civil rights issue of our time. [read post]
3 Jun 2020, 10:52 am by Cassandra Maas
The letter was signed by 438 organizations, including the NAACP and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). [read post]
30 Jan 2015, 4:15 am by Howard Friedman
The bill, which applies to both same-sex and opposite-sex civil unions, provides for inheritance, pension and health plan rights. [read post]
17 Apr 2017, 5:54 pm by Justin Cosgrove
Advocacy groups Legal Aid Justice Center and the American Civil Liberties Union of Virginia [advocacy websites] announced Monday [press release] that the US Department of Education [official website] has launched a civil rights investigation of Richmond Public Schools. [read post]
9 Feb 2017, 3:22 pm by Capital News Service
The American Civil Liberties Union and CASA, a Latino and immigrant organization, as well as other civil rights groups on Wednesday announced support for legislation that would mandate transparency in police misconduct investigations ... [read post]
30 Aug 2012, 8:01 am by Indian Legal Program
The ACLU comprises two separate corporate entities, the American Civil Liberties Union and the ACLU Foundation.  [read post]
30 May 2013, 5:47 am by Reproductive Rights
ACLU press release: Civil Rights Groups Challenge Arizona Law Targeting Women of Color: PHOENIX – The American Civil Liberties Union and the ACLU of Arizona filed a lawsuit today on behalf of the NAACP of Maricopa County and the National... [read post]
11 Oct 2016, 8:36 am by CrimProf BlogEditor
From The Washington Examiner, courtesy of the NACDL news scan: The American Civil Liberties Union and nearly 100 other civil rights groups are pressuring the Justice Department to force state and local law enforcement agencies to report to the FBI... [read post]
13 Feb 2017, 7:49 am by NCC Staff
Timothy Huebner, author of Liberty and Union, provides a reexamination of the Civil War era, exploring how the African American understanding of constitutional equality helped transform a war for the Union into a war for emancipation and equal rights. [read post]
21 Jun 2010, 11:44 am by Heather Young
The ruling thwarts the efforts of human rights organizations to persuade violent actors to renounce violence or cease their human rights abuses and jeopardizes the provision of aid and disaster relief in conflict zones controlled by designated groups, said the American Civil Liberties Union. [read post]
23 Aug 2012, 9:01 am by Indian Legal Program
The ACLU comprises two separate corporate entities, the American Civil Liberties Union and the ACLU Foundation.  [read post]
17 Nov 2018, 4:58 am by David E. Bernstein
This loss of focus led Harvard Law School Professor Alan Dershowitz to waggishly suggest that "perhaps the Civil Liberties Union needs a civil liberties project. [read post]
17 Nov 2012, 4:22 pm by Kenneth Anderson
Georgetown law professor David Cole has a new article up on SSRN, “Where Liberty Lies: Civil Society and Individual Rights after 9/11.”  It offers something of a retrospective on the role of civil society organizations in defending a vision of individual rights under the Constitution in the years following 9/11 – these organizations include, Cole says, the American Civil Liberties Union, the Center for Constitutional… [read post]
7 May 2010, 8:26 am by immigrationprof
On May 6, National Council of La Raza joined with the Asian American Justice Center (AAJC), the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW), the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, the National Puerto... [read post]
7 Oct 2008, 9:10 pm
Last Wednesday, the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF), the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) Immigrants' Rights Project, the ACLU of New Jersey, the Seton Hall Law School Center for Social Justice and Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver &... [read post]