This Week in Civil Liberties

This Week in Civil Liberties (8/31/2012)

This Week in Civil Liberties (8/31/2012)

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 4:02pm
What agreement, being negotiated in secret, is a threat to free speech and intellectual property?
This Week in Civil Liberties (8/10/2012)

This Week in Civil Liberties (8/10/2012)

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 11:20am

In which state did a charter school attempt to violate female students’ Title IX rights by forcing them to choose between taking a pregnancy test or getting kicked out of school?

Which ACLU affiliate recently released a report that documents…

This Week in Civil Liberties (8/3/2012)

This Week in Civil Liberties (8/3/2012)

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 4:56pm

Which government agency is able to collect and share your personal information in the name of protecting national security?

In how many states have ACLU affiliates requested information on law enforcement’s use of license-plate tracking?

In…

This Week in Civil Liberties (4/6/2012)

This Week in Civil Liberties (4/6/2012)

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 4:51pm

What do local law enforcement across the country use to track Americans' location?

Which part of the government doesn't recognize rape as sexual assault?

Which court ruled that you can be strip searched for a traffic violation?

How…

This Week in Civil Liberties (2/17/2012)

This Week in Civil Liberties (2/17/2012)

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 8:51pm

Which lobbying group wants to redefine religious liberty in order to prevent women from access to birth control?

The ACLU is challenging which law that ratified warrantless wiretapping?

Spoiler Alert: What does the documentary Let’s…

This Week in Civil Liberties (1/27/2012)

This Week in Civil Liberties (1/27/2012)

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 6:11pm

Which search engine forces you to share your personal data with almost all of its products and sites?

A school district in which state will stop illegally promoting religion to public school students after a settlement with ACLU plaintiffs?

Which…

This Week in Civil Liberties (1/13/2012)

This Week in Civil Liberties (1/13/2012)

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 6:20pm

Are inmates on death row more violent or just unlucky?

Which Constitutional amendment does an Oklahoma law that discriminates against Muslims violate?

How many years has it been since the opening of Guantanamo Bay?

What search…

This Week in Civil Liberties (12/9/2011)

This Week in Civil Liberties (12/9/2011)

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 6:21pm

Who is holding secret meetings regarding the National Defense Authorization Act and its indefinite detention provisions?

Who stood up for LGBT and gender-nonconforming kids to change her school’s unfair yearbook picture policy?

Which…

This Week in Civil Liberties (11/18/2011)

This Week in Civil Liberties (11/18/2011)

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 5:56pm

Guess who’s stalking you on the Internet?

Who is suing the Oakland Police Department to end violence against Occupy Oakland protesters?

Which amendment could the Stop Online Privacy Act impede?

Which presidential candidate…

This Week in Civil Liberties (10/28/11)

This Week in Civil Liberties (10/28/11)

By Rekha Arulanantham, ACLU at 6:29pm

In which states did ACLU lawsuits put a halt to suspicionless, mandatory drug testing?

Which Senators are working to show that the Patriot Act has a secret interpretation that violates the rights of American citizens?

What can be done…

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