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San Antonio Express-News
Court temporarily blocks Houston homeless ordinancetemporary shelters, tents and unauthorized cooking devices in public areas. Tr
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 minutes ago
temporary shelters, tents and unauthorized cooking devices in public areas. Trisha Trigilio, senior staff attorney for the ACLU of Texas, says her organizations is calling on Houston "to stop enforcing ordinances that criminalize such a basic human... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Court temporarily blocks Houston homeless ordinancefor the city didn't immediately reply to an email seeking comment Tuesday. Tri
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 37 minutes ago
for the city didn't immediately reply to an email seeking comment Tuesday. Trisha Trigilio, senior staff attorney for the ACLU of Texas, says her organizations is calling on Houston "to stop enforcing ordinances that criminalize such a basic human... Read more
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Billboard
Selena Gomez Sends Powerful Message With Her Chokernecklace by Slow Factory is still selling on the company's website for $75, wit
Billboard / Posted 39 minutes ago
necklace by Slow Factory is still selling on the company's website for $75, with 10 percent of all proceeds going to the ACLU. In an interview with Glamour, Celine Semaan, the jewelry line's designer and a Lebanese immigrant, revealed that her... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Court temporarily blocks Houston homeless ordinancefor the city didn't immediately reply to an email seeking comment Tuesday. Tri
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 49 minutes ago
for the city didn't immediately reply to an email seeking comment Tuesday. Trisha Trigilio, senior staff attorney for the ACLU of Texas, says her organizations is calling on Houston "to stop enforcing ordinances that criminalize such a basic human... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Court temporarily blocks Houston homeless ordinancefor the city didn't immediately reply to an email seeking comment Tuesday. Tri
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 51 minutes ago
for the city didn't immediately reply to an email seeking comment Tuesday. Trisha Trigilio, senior staff attorney for the ACLU of Texas, says her organizations is calling on Houston "to stop enforcing ordinances that criminalize such a basic human... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Court temporarily blocks Houston homeless ordinancefor the city didn't immediately reply to an email seeking comment Tuesday. Tri
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 54 minutes ago
for the city didn't immediately reply to an email seeking comment Tuesday. Trisha Trigilio, senior staff attorney for the ACLU of Texas, says her organizations is calling on Houston "to stop enforcing ordinances that criminalize such a basic human... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Court temporarily blocks Houston from enforcing ban on homeless campsthe court recognized that homelessness is not and should not be a crime," Trish
Houston Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
the court recognized that homelessness is not and should not be a crime," Trisha Trigilio, a senior staff attorney for the ACLU of Texas, said in a statement. "Seeking shelter is not only a right; it's also a fundamental human necessity. We call on... Read more
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MLive.com
Arguments scheduled in suit seeking aid for Flint schoolchildren exposed to leadAct and American with Disabilities Act. However, in a motion to dismiss the ca
MLive.com / Posted an hour ago
Act and American with Disabilities Act. However, in a motion to dismiss the case, the state education department said the ACLU makes "only generalized and conclusory assertions of systemic violations" of the law, and that "even those assertions... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Court temporarily blocks Houston homeless ordinancefor the city didn't immediately reply to an email seeking comment Tuesday. Tri
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted an hour ago
for the city didn't immediately reply to an email seeking comment Tuesday. Trisha Trigilio, senior staff attorney for the ACLU of Texas, says her organizations is calling on Houston "to stop enforcing ordinances that criminalize such a basic human... Read more
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11 News Houston
Federal court issues temporary restraining order against Houston in homelessness lawsuita result of the ruling, law enforcement can't cite or arrest a person for using
11 News Houston / Posted an hour ago
a result of the ruling, law enforcement can't cite or arrest a person for using a tent on public property. The ACLU of Texas, the National Law center on Homelessness and Poverty and Dechert LLP were the groups that applied for the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Why does the ACLU help neo-Nazis?and a woman was killed after being run over by a car driven by an alleged white
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
and a woman was killed after being run over by a car driven by an alleged white nationalist. The backlash against the ACLU was immediate. Waldo Jaquith resigned from the board of directors of the organization's Virginia chapter, declaring:... Read more
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Salon.com
Missouri governor grants death row inmate last-minute stay of execution over DNA doubtsstay in at least 20 years. Williams’ case had drawn national attention and att
Salon.com / Posted 2 hours ago
stay in at least 20 years. Williams’ case had drawn national attention and attracted support from advocacy groups like the ACLU, NAACP and Amnesty International. Anti-death penalty activists and Williams’ lawyers scrambled to stop his execution in... Read more
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The Morning Call
From prisoner to patient: Charges against mentally ill Bangor man droppedthe Bangor man. “He should have hope,” Smith said. “His family should have hop
The Morning Call / Posted 3 hours ago
the Bangor man. “He should have hope,” Smith said. “His family should have hope for him.” The state was first sued by the ACLU in 2015 over delays in getting incompetent defendants into court-ordered treatment. Under a settlement last year, the... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Gov. Greitens issues stay of execution in Marcellus Williams casemembers of the Board of Inquiry to be appointed by Governor Greitens will inclu
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 3 hours ago
members of the Board of Inquiry to be appointed by Governor Greitens will include retired Missouri judges. Statement from ACLU of Missouri “We are relieved that Governor Eric Greitens stayed the execution of Marcellus Williams to allow for a... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
JUST IN: West Palm removes Confederate monument from city cemeteryprocess (such as notice and an opportunity to be heard) before removal.” Green
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
process (such as notice and an opportunity to be heard) before removal.” Green stressed he’s not speaking on behalf of the ACLU. A West Palm Beach spokeswoman did not immediately respond to inquiries made by The Post before the removal, asking the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Condemn, but protect, the speech of hateto even toy with the notion of rolling back free speech protections, a notion t
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
to even toy with the notion of rolling back free speech protections, a notion that has at least some support in the ACLU and progressive communities in the wake of Charlottesville. As vile as they are — racial epithets and “Jews will not... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Gov. Greitens issues stay of execution in Marcellus Williams casemembers of the Board of Inquiry to be appointed by Governor Greitens will inclu
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 5 hours ago
members of the Board of Inquiry to be appointed by Governor Greitens will include retired Missouri judges. Statement from ACLU of Missouri “We are relieved that Governor Eric Greitens stayed the execution of Marcellus Williams to allow for a... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Gov. Greitens issues stay of execution in Marcellus Williams casea recommendation to the Governor as to whether or not Williams should be execut
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 5 hours ago
a recommendation to the Governor as to whether or not Williams should be executed or his sentence of death commuted. The ACLU of Missouri has issued this statement, “We are relieved that Governor Eric Greitens stayed the execution of Marcellus... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Federal Judge Approves Challenge To Arizona's Forfeiture Lawshood and bed cover with stolen parts. With the federal court's approval, her at
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 8 hours ago
hood and bed cover with stolen parts. With the federal court's approval, her attorney Jean-Jacques Cabou said he and the ACLU can now move forward to prove the state's assets and forfeiture laws are unconstitutional. "The center of the lawsuit... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Attorneys Withdraw Jason Kessler's Lawsuit Against Charlottesvillerepresenting white activist Jason Kessler have withdrawn a lawsuit against Char
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 9 hours ago
representing white activist Jason Kessler have withdrawn a lawsuit against Charlottesville. The lawsuit was filed by the ACLU and the Rutherford Institute Councilor Kathy Galvin announced that she now believes the Robert E. Lee and Thomas... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Jersey City police testing cell phone cameras as affordable alternative to body camsto review that and correct it," Fulop said. "I think ultimately our goal is to
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 9 hours ago
to review that and correct it," Fulop said. "I think ultimately our goal is to deliver the best quality service possible." ACLU privacy advocate Jay Stanley says that may be taking things a bit too far. "Last time I checked there hasn't been any... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Protests keep growing, Little League with big lessons, AP overrated/underrated, Rushmore of movies from Stephen King writingthe fact that we have work to do." (Side question: If 12 players organized a p
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 hours ago
the fact that we have work to do." (Side question: If 12 players organized a prayer before a football game, shouldn't the ACLU and the Freedom From Religion people being investigating? Here's betting they skip this one, right?) Anyhoo, these... Read more
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CBS News
Cell phone cameras the answer to costly police body cams?to review that and correct it," Fulop said. "I think ultimately our goal is to
CBS News / Posted 11 hours ago
to review that and correct it," Fulop said. "I think ultimately our goal is to deliver the best quality service possible." ACLU privacy advocate Jay Stanley says that may be taking things a bit too far. "Last time I checked there hasn't been any... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Chaos erupts during Charlottesville city council meetinghad tried to force the “Unite the Right” rally out of downtown Charlottesville.
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 12 hours ago
had tried to force the “Unite the Right” rally out of downtown Charlottesville. The matter was taken to court with the ACLU representing the organizer of “Unite the Right,” as the group fought the city’s attempt to revoke its permit to gather... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Protests erupt at Charlottesville city council meetingthey had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesvill
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 13 hours ago
they had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesville. The matter was taken to court with the ACLU representing the organizer of "Unite the Right," as the group fought the city's attempt to revoke its permit to gather... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Protests erupt at Charlottesville city council meetingthey had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesvill
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 13 hours ago
they had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesville. The matter was taken to court with the ACLU representing the organizer of "Unite the Right," as the group fought the city's attempt to revoke its permit to gather... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Protests erupt at Charlottesville city council meetingthey had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesvill
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 13 hours ago
they had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesville. The matter was taken to court with the ACLU representing the organizer of "Unite the Right," as the group fought the city's attempt to revoke its permit to gather... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Protests erupt at Charlottesville city council meetingthey had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesvill
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 13 hours ago
they had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesville. The matter was taken to court with the ACLU representing the organizer of "Unite the Right," as the group fought the city's attempt to revoke its permit to gather... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Protests erupt at Charlottesville city council meetingthey had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesvill
KIVI Boise / Posted 13 hours ago
they had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesville. The matter was taken to court with the ACLU representing the organizer of "Unite the Right," as the group fought the city's attempt to revoke its permit to gather... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Protests erupt at Charlottesville city council meetingthey had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesvill
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 13 hours ago
they had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesville. The matter was taken to court with the ACLU representing the organizer of "Unite the Right," as the group fought the city's attempt to revoke its permit to gather... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Protests erupt at Charlottesville city council meetingthey had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesvill
KGTV San Diego / Posted 13 hours ago
they had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesville. The matter was taken to court with the ACLU representing the organizer of "Unite the Right," as the group fought the city's attempt to revoke its permit to gather... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Hunting for witches in the Internet AgeUnion has it right as does the high court. I’m not going to lie. There’s more t
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 15 hours ago
Union has it right as does the high court. I’m not going to lie. There’s more than a few instances of free speech that the ACLU fights to protect that I find repulsive as well as that which the high court protects. That said, I’d rather respect... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Tensions flare at Charlottesville City Council meetingthey had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesvill
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 16 hours ago
they had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesville. The matter was taken to court with the ACLU representing the organizer of "Unite the Right," as the group fought the city's attempt to revoke its permit to gather... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Tensions flare at Charlottesville City Council meetingthey had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesvill
KTXS Abilene / Posted 18 hours ago
they had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesville. The matter was taken to court with the ACLU representing the organizer of "Unite the Right," as the group fought the city's attempt to revoke its permit to gather... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Tensions flare at Charlottesville City Council meetingthey had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesvill
KECI Missoula / Posted 19 hours ago
they had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesville. The matter was taken to court with the ACLU representing the organizer of "Unite the Right," as the group fought the city's attempt to revoke its permit to gather... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Tensions flare at Charlottesville City Council meetingthey had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesvill
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 19 hours ago
they had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesville. The matter was taken to court with the ACLU representing the organizer of "Unite the Right," as the group fought the city's attempt to revoke its permit to gather... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Tensions flare at Charlottesville City Council meetingthey had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesvill
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 19 hours ago
they had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesville. The matter was taken to court with the ACLU representing the organizer of "Unite the Right," as the group fought the city's attempt to revoke its permit to gather... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Tensions flare at Charlottesville City Council meetingthey had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesvill
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 19 hours ago
they had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesville. The matter was taken to court with the ACLU representing the organizer of "Unite the Right," as the group fought the city's attempt to revoke its permit to gather... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Tensions flare at Charlottesville City Council meetingthey had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesvill
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 19 hours ago
they had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesville. The matter was taken to court with the ACLU representing the organizer of "Unite the Right," as the group fought the city's attempt to revoke its permit to gather... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Tensions flare at Charlottesville City Council meetingthey had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesvill
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 19 hours ago
they had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesville. The matter was taken to court with the ACLU representing the organizer of "Unite the Right," as the group fought the city's attempt to revoke its permit to gather... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Tensions flare at Charlottesville City Council meetingthey had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesvill
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 19 hours ago
they had tried force the "Unite the Right" rally out of downtown Charlottesville. The matter was taken to court with the ACLU representing the organizer of "Unite the Right," as the group fought the city's attempt to revoke its permit to gather... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Will Trump Pardon Notorious Sheriff Arpaio? Trump Rally Raises Tensions in Phoenix"Trump pardoning Arpaio would be an official presidential endorsement of racism
Op-Ed News / Posted 23 hours ago
"Trump pardoning Arpaio would be an official presidential endorsement of racism," says the ACLU. The people of Phoenix, Arizona are mobilizing ahead of President Donald Trump's visit to the city on Tuesday -- a week after he defended white... Read more
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Daily Mail
Georgia woman sues after she was 'fired from job for two period leaks'in Georgia She claims that she was terminated because of 'two period leaks' at
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
in Georgia She claims that she was terminated because of 'two period leaks' at work Coleman is being represented by the ACLU who said she was 'shamed, demeaned and fired' over the leaks while going through pre-menopause Attorneys argued the... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Woman Suing Former Employer After Being Fired For Period LeaksTitle VII and that Coleman couldn’t prove an employee with incontinence would h
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted yesterday
Title VII and that Coleman couldn’t prove an employee with incontinence would have been treated more favorably by BDI. The ACLU has now stepped in and will file an appeal on her behalf, saying that menopausal symptoms should fall under Title VII... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Ga. woman sues former employer; says she was fired for menstrual leaksloved my job at the 911 call center because I got to help people,” Coleman said
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
loved my job at the 911 call center because I got to help people,” Coleman said in a statement shared by the ACLU. “Every woman dreads getting period symptoms when they’re not expecting them, but I never thought I could be fired for... Read more
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ajc.com
Ga. woman sues former employer; says she was fired for menstrual leaksloved my job at the 911 call center because I got to help people,” Coleman said
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
loved my job at the 911 call center because I got to help people,” Coleman said in a statement shared by the ACLU. “Every woman dreads getting period symptoms when they’re not expecting them, but I never thought I could be fired for... Read more
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The Morning Call
Norco drug forfeiture program netted $132K last yeara result, forfeiture programs have faced criticism across the United States and
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
a result, forfeiture programs have faced criticism across the United States and in Pennsylvania from groups such as the ACLU, who say they are being misused by prosecutors to take homes, cars and cash without charging or convicting someone of a... Read more
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The Hill
ACLU proves yet again it's a guardian of left-wing agendaEarlier this month, I wrote a column about the American Civil Liberties Union.
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Earlier this month, I wrote a column about the American Civil Liberties Union. I said then that the ACLU, which bills itself as “our nation’s guardian of liberty,” would more accurately be described as the guardian of a far-left progressive agenda.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Woman suing her former employer for allegedly firing her over period leaksloved my job at the 911 call center because I got to help people,” Coleman said
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
loved my job at the 911 call center because I got to help people,” Coleman said in a statement shared by the ACLU. “Every woman dreads getting period symptoms when they’re not expecting them, but I never thought I could be fired for... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Experts Say A Presidential Pardon For Joe Arpaio Would Be Rarehim a jury trial and if the president issues a pardon that’s a check on the sys
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted yesterday
him a jury trial and if the president issues a pardon that’s a check on the system and its the right thing to do.” But ACLU Deputy Legal Director Cecilia Wang said a pardon from President Donald Trump would undermine his own department of... Read more
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