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DHS' Threat to Prosecute Officials of Sanctuary Cities Is Unconstitutional

The Constitution guarantees that state and local governments can opt out of the federal deportation system.

By Cody Wofsy
January 17, 2018

The Trump Administration Abandons Its Obligations to Trans Students

The Education Department says that claims of discrimination against transgender students are now outside its jurisdiction.

By Ian Thompson
January 16, 2018

Members of Congress Just Voted to Give the Trump Administration Greater Spy Powers

The House passed a bill that would make the government's dangerous spying powers worse. It now goes to the Senate.

By Neema Singh Guliani, Elizabeth Beavers
January 11, 2018

A Fourth Young Immigrant Woman Is Being Blocked by the Trump Administration From Obtaining an Abortion

The ACLU filed papers on behalf of yet another girl 17-year-old whose right to an abortion is being flagrantly disregarded.

By Brigitte Amiri
January 11, 2018

Trump Once Again Threatens to Change Federal Libel Laws That Don’t Exist

And even if they did, the First Amendment would stop him in his tracks.

By Josh Bell
January 10, 2018

ICE Abused Somalis for 2 Days On a Plane and Now Wants to Send Them Into Harm’s Way

It is not only immoral to deport people to countries where they will be violently persecuted. It’s illegal.

By Amrit Cheng
January 10, 2018

New Jersey Prisons Reverse Course on Banning ‘The New Jim Crow’ After ACLU of New Jersey Letter

The state with the worst racial disparities in incarceration lifts ban on Michelle Alexander's seminal book.

By Tess Borden
January 10, 2018

The Government’s New Policy on Device Searches at the Border: What You Need to Know

As searches of devices at the border rise, the government continues to conduct searches without getting a warrant first.

By Esha Bhandari
January 9, 2018

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