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ICE Is Illegally Imprisoning Asylum Seekers

Under Trump, asylum seekers are being illegally locked up without due process.

By Michael Tan
March 15, 2018

The Trump Administration Is Using the Parkland Massacre as an Excuse to Roll Back Civil Rights

An Obama-era Department of Education guidance sought to remedy discrimination in school discipline. Trump might repeal it.

By Sarah Hinger, Jennifer Bellamy
March 14, 2018

What the Senate Needs to Know About Gina Haspel

President Trump’s pick to lead the CIA played a significant role in the torture program.

By Christopher Anders
March 14, 2018

The Cloud Act Is a Dangerous Piece of Legislation

The under-the-radar bill threatens the civil liberties and human rights of global activists and US citizens alike.

By Neema Singh Guliani
March 13, 2018

This Mural Quotes Trump’s 'Access Hollywood' Tape, and Now the Owner Is Facing Jail Time

Forcing people to get government approval for artistic expression is a violation of the First Amendment.

By Colleen Kane Gielskie
March 13, 2018

No Money to Make Bail or Pay for a Lawyer? Too Bad, Say Officials in Glynn County, Georgia

ACLU’s lawsuit says it’s unconstitutional to have one pretrial system for the wealthy and another for the poor.

By Andrea Woods
March 12, 2018

The Government’s Case Against California’s ‘Sanctuary’ Policies Is on Weak Legal Ground

Under the 10th Amendment, the federal government cannot force states or localities to participate in a federal program.

By Ruthie Epstein, Jennie Pasquarella
March 12, 2018

Nebraska Is Illegally Obtaining and Storing Execution Drugs in Defiance of Federal Law

The state has operated outside the law using an improper license to purchase and store lethal injection drugs.

By Danielle Conrad
March 12, 2018

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