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Top Census Scientist's Testimony Casts Doubt On Motives For Study On Citizenship Question
The researcher says he outlined the cost and harm of adding the question. It didn't matter.
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Judge Denies Request To Reopen Polling Site In A Kansas County, Citing Voter Confusion
The ACLU loses its bid to keep open the sole polling place in Dodge City, which is majority Latino. The new site is out of town.
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They Want To Register Voters In Jail. The Sheriff Won't Let Them Inside To Do It.
ACLU organizers are standing outside California’s Orange County jail to register inmates as they're released overnight.
ACLU Sues Kansas County To Force It To Open Another Polling Place In Majority-Hispanic City
Officials in Dodge City, Kansas, moved the only polling location to a place difficult to access by public transportation.
Federal Judge To Block Georgia From Rejecting Absentee Ballots Based On Signatures
Georgia law empowers local election officials to reject ballots if they believe the signature on them doesn't match the one they have on file.
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The ACLU’s Next Political Move: Jumping Into The Georgia Governor’s Race
The group is spending $800,000 to remind voters of Stacey Abrams’ work on criminal justice reform.
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Another Pharmacist Denied A Woman A Miscarriage Drug Over Personal Morals
Rachel Peterson said she was accused of lying about her miscarriage so she could terminate her pregnancy.
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‘Marsy’s Law’ Protections For Crime Victims Sound Great, But Could Cause Problems
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Ballot initiatives in six states are part of a nationwide campaign to elevate crime victims’ rights.
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Trump Calls On Chicago To Embrace Stop-And-Frisk Policing
By Deb Riechmann and Michael Tarm, AP
He has directed the Justice Department to help curb violence in the city.
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ACLU Opposes Kavanaugh Nomination In Rare Break From Own Policy
The group's decision is based on Christine Blasey Ford's testimony and the Supreme Court nominee's response.
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ACLU Files Lawsuit Against Facebook Over Ads Recruiting Male Employees Exclusively
It's also suing 10 advertisers who took advantage of the Facebook tool to exclude women and older men.
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Some Migrant Parents Separated From Kids May Get Second Chance At Asylum
The Trump administration reached a settlement over the families separated at the U.S. border.
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More Than 400 Kids Separated From Parents At The Border Are Still In Government Custody
The Trump administration's weekly numbers show slow progress in reuniting children with their parents.
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Inside The Desperate Search For 343 Parents Deported Without Their Kids
The search for deported parents can involve three-day journeys to crime-ridden remote villages.
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With Joe Arpaio In Arizona's Senate Race, The ACLU Jumps Into A Federal Election
The organization is trying to change Arizona’s immigration politics as the former Maricopa County sheriff seeks a U.S. Senate seat.
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Majority-Black Georgia County Rejects Plan To Close Nearly All Its Polling Places
Civil rights groups threatened lawsuits if the changes were made.
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Georgia County Fires Consultant Who Recommended Closing Almost All Its Polling Places
His dismissal comes amid accusations that his proposal discriminated against black voters.
Muslim Woman Says TSA Forced Her To Show Her Bloodied Pad During Airport Screening
Zainab Merchant said that after the horrifying incident, airport officials refused to give her their names and badge numbers so she would not be able to file a complaint.
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Prisoners Stage Nationwide Protest Against 'Modern Day Slavery'
They want better conditions, minimum wage payment for prison labor, sentencing reform and more rehabilitation services.
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ACLU Warns Against 'Worrisome' Alex Jones Bans
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says social media platforms shouldn't be "arbiters of truth." The ACLU seems to agree with that sentiment.
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Officials Defend Plan To Close Almost All Polling Places In Majority Black Georgia County
Local officials say they need to close seven polling places because they aren't accessible to people with disabilities. The ACLU says that doesn't make sense.
Satanic Temple's Baphomet Raises Hell Over Religious Freedom In Arkansas
The goat-headed creature took on the Ten Commandments monument at a rally in Little Rock.
Federal Court OKs Suit Challenging Ohio's Gerrymandered Congressional Map
Obama carried Ohio in 2012, but Republicans have won the same 12 of the state's 16 House seats in every election this decade.
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When Sarah Sanders And The ACLU Teamed Up For Voting Rights
By Blake Paterson, ProPublica
The Trump administration wants to restrict access to the ballot box, but Sanders once sued to overturn a ban on student voting.
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New Hampshire System Of Tossing Votes Over Bad Signatures Ruled Unconstitutional
The law allowed ordinary citizens with no expertise in handwriting analysis to decide not to count absentee ballots.
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Government Agencies Coordinated To Arrest Migrants Seeking Legal Status, ACLU Says
They timed interviews in such a way that would facilitate migrant arrests, according to a lawsuit filed by the ACLU.
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