ACLU

Trump Admin Wants to Restrict Protests in Front of White House

The Trump Administration’s National Park Service has proposed to dramatically curtail free speech demonstrations and…

ACLU, DC man, invasive search

ACLU Files Suit Against DC Officer Who Performed ‘Invasive’ Search on Black Man Making Birthday Plans

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of the District of Columbia filed a lawsuit on…

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45 Years After Roe v. Wade: The Battle for Abortion Access Continues

45 years ago today, the U.S. Supreme Court issued the landmark decision protecting a women’s…

Settlement Will Stop Four Mississippi Counties from Jailing People Indefinitely Because They Can’t Afford Bail

The American Civil Liberties Union announced a settlement agreement in their federal class-action suit Burks…

Court Finds ‘Legitimate’ Reason for Black Men to Flee from Police

A Massachusetts court says Black men who try to avoid an encounter with Boston police…

Crutcher

The Terence Crutcher Case: 5 Things We Know So Far

It’s probably fair to say that deaths of unarmed Black men at the hands of…

ACLU Sues Baton Rouge Police Department

Louisiana state police and Baton Rouge law enforcement officials are being sued by the American…

Pittsburgh to settle lawsuit for $52,000 with teacher accosted and arrested by police

City of Pittsburgh to Settle With Teacher After Racially Motivated Arrest

Pittsburgh could pay $52,500 to settle a lawsuit filed by a teacher who was thrown…

The U.S. Is Locking People Up For Being Poor

Poor People Locked Up…For Being Poor

Virginia Dickerson says she’s devoted the last three years to recovering from the drug problems…

The War on Black Marijuana Users

I don't know that it will come as any surprise to anyone reading here that…