Mar 27, 2019
Congress Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Address Policing for Profit
WASHINGTON — The Fifth Amendment Integrity Restoration or FAIR Act was introduced today in the House. The bill would reform the practice of law enforcement seizing money, homes, ...
Issue Areas: Criminal Law Reform
Mar 27, 2019
ACLU Applauds Veto of Bill to Restrict Abortion Access in Puerto Rico
WASHINGTON — The American Civil Liberties Union applauds the decision of Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló to veto Senate Bill 950. The House voted to override the veto, and...
Issue Areas: Reproductive Freedom
Mar 26, 2019
Senate Introduces Bills to Protect Immigrants Eligible for DACA, TPS, and DED
WASHINGTON — The Dream Act of 2019 and the Secure Act were introduced today in the Senate. These two bills would protect Dreamers and those eligible for Temporary Protected Statu...
Issue Areas: Immigrants' Rights
Mar 22, 2019
ACLU Calls for Public Release of Mueller Report on Russia Investigation
WASHINGTON — The American Civil Liberties Union today called for Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on the Russia investigation to be made public. ACLU National Legal Dire...
Mar 22, 2019
Groups in Federal Court to Challenge Trump’s Forced Return to Mexico Policy
SAN FRANCISCO — The American Civil Liberties Union, Southern Poverty Law Center, and Center for Gender & Refugee Studies were in federal court today seeking a preliminary inj...
Mar 21, 2019
ACLU Comment on Campus Speech Executive Order
WASHINGTON — President Trump today issued an executive order on campus free speech. Kathleen Ruane, senior legislative counsel with the American Civil Liberties Union, had the fo...
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