Saturday, December 15, 2018

Tag: ACLU

Kris Kobach Has His Week In Court To Argue For Voter...

November mid-term elections are just around the corner, and the voter-suppression machine has just been oiled, cleaned, and fired up. Ten years ago the Republican...

ACLU Fighting To Defend Prisoner Illegally Detained By Trump Administration

Since when is the U.S. government permitted to illegally detain U.S. citizens in a foreign country and deny them the right to see an attorney?

ACLU’s Voting Rights Battle: A Showdown Against Kris Kobach’s Voting Commission

On October 1, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) launched a nationwide effort to expand voting rights. Faiz Shakir who is the ACLU's national...

Federal Judge Orders The Justice Department To Permit A Detained Undocumented...

Our judicial branch is getting quite the workout these days. The same federal court in Hawaii that blocked the second attempt at a Muslim travel...

Federal Judge Blocks Extreme Arkansas Abortion Laws (VIDEO)

Arkansas has repeatedly positioned themselves as one of the most backward states as far as abortion laws, and they were set to push four...

Iraqi Christians Facing Death By Deportation Get Reprieve–For Now (TWEETS)

As part of the agreement to get out from under Donald Trump's travel ban, Iraq agreed to accept deportees from the United States. To...

Conservative Site Says Trump’s Executive Orders Are Pointless, Impotent, Illegal (Video)

There is mounting evidence that President Trump's Executive Orders were thrown together with almost no thought or preparation. The key agencies that will be affected...

ACLU Prediction: More Right-Wing ‘Religious Freedom’ Bills To Come (VIDEO)

Many red states have started trying to pass "religious freedom" bills over the last year. They call it "religious freedom," but it's really a...

Guess Who Is Trying To Get Out Of Paying Legal Fees...

A little over a year ago, a Kentucky county clerk decided that her bigoted beliefs were more important than a decision made by the Supreme...

WATCH: Conn. Police Officers Accidentally Record Themselves Conspiring To Trump Up...

Police officers Connecticut really screwed the pooch. When Connecticut state police officers set up DUI checkpoints around Hatford, Michael Picard took to protesting what he...

Chris Christie’s New Law Shuts Down Political Speech, Israel Boycotters –...

Are there ever any positive news stories about Republican New Jersey Governor Chris Christie? I haven't seen any yet, and his recent actions suggest that...

NJ Police Chief: Waaahhh, You Can’t Demote Me For Supporting Racial...

Earlier this spring, the police chief of a New Jersey township came under fire when word got out that he'd sent an email to his...

Trump Kicks Protesters Out Of Rally For Reminding Him About The...

A Muslim, Gold Star family gave a powerful speech during the Democratic National Convention (DNC) last month. Khizr Khan was talking about his son...

ACLU Goes Oprah: One For You, And One For You –...

Last week, we witnessed a very historic moment. The Democratic Party nominated the first female candidate for president on a major party ticket. There...

WATCH: Trump’s Ideas Are So Unconstitutional The ACLU Is On High...

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has begun to count the many ways that Donald Trump (R-N.Y.) would violate the Constitution if he were...

NC Law Bans Public Release Of All Police Body Camera And...

It sounded positive when Gov. Pat McCrory of North Carolina issued a statement about new legislation surrounding the release of dashboard and police body camera footage....

Bush-Era CIA Torture Victims May Finally Get Their Day In Court

A landmark ruling last week allowed three victims of CIA torture to proceed with a lawsuit against the two psychologists who made millions designing...

SHOCKER: Automated License Plate Readers Are Being Used To Target Poor...

Technology originally proposed to help police officers find missing children and criminals is now being used in poor and minority neighborhoods to help with...

History Teacher Busted For Forcing Students To Watch ‘Passion of the...

An Arkansas history teacher violated all the educational standards when he forced his students to watch Mel Gibson's 2004 "gorno masterpiece," The Passion of the...

This Racist A-Hole Messed With The Wrong Two Ladies

Did you hear the one about the ACLU lawyers walking into bar? This business owner found out. These two ladies were trying to have a...