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ACLU: New Mexico deputies kept pulling over black US agent

Atlanta Journal Constitution - 07 Dec 2017
FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2013 file photo, a Bernalillo County sheriff's deputy blocks the dirt road that leads to a home where detectives were investigating the deaths of five people who were shot to death south of Albuquerque, N.M. The ACLU filed a ...

ACLU Goes to Court for 2 Undocumented Teenagers Seeking Abortions

New York Times - 16 Dec 2017
The American Civil Liberties Union is asking a judge to stop the government from preventing two undocumented teenagers, who are in federal custody, from seeking abortions, according to court papers filed on Friday. In the documents, filed around 6 p.m ...

ACLU requests police body camera footage from Harlem Park ...

Baltimore Sun - 14 Dec 2017
The American Civil Liberties Union of Maryland on Thursday requested police body camera footage from the initial, days-long investigation into Det. Sean Suiter's fatal shooting in Harlem Park last month, calling the police response there "unprecedented."

ACLU wants police bodycam footage from Suiter investigation ...

WBAL Baltimore - 15 Dec 2017
The American Civil Liberties Union wants Baltimore police to release six days' worth of body camera footage. The agency is requesting video recorded in the area cordoned off by police cordon where Detective Sean Suiter was shot. ACLU senior staff ...

ACLU report slams Arizona charter school enrollment policies

Arizona Daily Sun - 15 Dec 2017
PHOENIX — Hundreds of Arizona's state-funded charter schools use discriminatory enrollment policies to close their doors to certain students, according to a report released Thursday by a civil rights group. The American Civil Liberties Union of ...

ACLU releases DA report card rubric

Berkshire Eagle - 14 Dec 2017
ACLU releases DA report card rubric. Posted Thursday, December 14, 2017 5:21 am. By Katie Lannan, State House News Service. BOSTON — The American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts plans to grade the state's district attorneys on transparency ...

Trump's FCC Nukes Network Neutrality: What Happens Now?

ACLU (blog) - 14 Dec 2017
The FCC's radical and foolish action today to reverse network neutrality protections means that we have lost an important battle in the war for an open internet. But that war is far from over. Today's FCC vote means that we will start to see the ...

ACLU gets big win on toll gantry data - 16 Dec 2017
The regulations also prohibit RIDOT from selling, trading, or exchanging any toll data 'for any purpose other than toll collection.' “We commend the department for listening to the concerns of the ACLU and others and putting strong safeguards in place ...

ACLU disputes suggestion of wrongdoing in abortion case

PBS NewsHour - 05 Dec 2017
The government last month accused the ACLU of misleading the Justice Department during the high-profile case. In papers filed with the Supreme Court, the Justice Department said ACLU attorneys did not alert government lawyers that the teen's abortion ...

ACLU seeks police footage related to probe of slain officer

Seattle Times - 15 Dec 2017
BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland's chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is seeking police body camera footage related to the investigation of a slain detective. The ACLU office says they filed the request under the state's public information law ...

ACLU says Indiana sex offender law is tougher on new Hoosiers

Indianapolis Star - 13 Dec 2017
They say that because they were forced to register upon moving to Indiana, they are being treated differently than other Indiana residents in similar situations. "This case concerns a narrow constitutional question — whether Indiana can require new ...

ACLU isolates Boston IoT project as potential privacy invader

StateScoop - 14 Dec 2017
The ACLU's Kade Crockford, who serves as the director of the advocacy group's Technology for Liberty program, told the Boston Herald that smart technologies like sensors and mobile apps have the capacity to track movement while cameras and drones can ...

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