Another State Faces Allegations of Illegally Jailing Poor
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Another State Faces Allegations of Illegally Jailing Poor

(NBC News) – A growing movement against the jailing of poor offenders who cannot pay…

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ACLU Wants Feds to Withhold Funds from LAPD for Body Cameras
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ACLU Wants Feds to Withhold Funds from LAPD for Body Cameras

TAMI ABDOLLAH, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Police Department’s effort to…

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Recording Police Encounters? There’s an App for That: ACLU-NC Phone App Track Civil Rights Violations
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Recording Police Encounters? There’s an App for That: ACLU-NC Phone App Track Civil Rights Violations

By Stephanie Carson, N.C. News Service Special to the NNPA via The Charlotte Post  …

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Hollywood Accused of Gender Bias in Hiring Female Directors
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Hollywood Accused of Gender Bias in Hiring Female Directors

SANDY COHEN, AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — The ACLU is asking federal and…

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NY Transit System Bans All Political Ads on Subways, Buses
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NY Transit System Bans All Political Ads on Subways, Buses

MEGHAN BARR, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — The nation’s largest mass transit system banned…

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ACLU: Chicago Police Had Higher Stop-and-Frisk Rate Than NYC
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ACLU: Chicago Police Had Higher Stop-and-Frisk Rate Than NYC

DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police officers initiated stop, question and frisk…

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Unlikely Cause Unites the Left and the Right: Justice Reform
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Unlikely Cause Unites the Left and the Right: Justice Reform

WASHINGTON (New York Times) — Usually bitter adversaries, Koch Industries and the Center for American Progress have…

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Ferguson-Florissant Schools Sued Over At-Large Board Elections
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Ferguson-Florissant Schools Sued Over At-Large Board Elections

  (St. Louis Public Radio) – The American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri, along with…

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ACLU Lawyer Given Justice Dept. Civil Rights Post
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ACLU Lawyer Given Justice Dept. Civil Rights Post

ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — An American Civil Liberties Union attorney was named…

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Justice Department Urged to Stay Focused on Police Killings
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Justice Department Urged to Stay Focused on Police Killings

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Officials from the National…

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