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FOX 8 New Orleans
Lawsuit over officer seizing phone, deleting photo settledright to photograph police performing their duties. A judge formally dismissed
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 52 minutes ago
right to photograph police performing their duties. A judge formally dismissed the suit Friday. Lawyers from the American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana filed the suit last March on behalf of Chelline Carter. Lafayette police Officer... Read more
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FOX News
Lawsuit over officer seizing phone, deleting photo settledpolice performing their duties. A judge formally dismissed the suit Friday at
FOX News / Posted 52 minutes ago
police performing their duties. A judge formally dismissed the suit Friday at the lawyers' request. Attorneys from the American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana filed the suit last March on behalf of Chelline Carter. Lafayette police Officer... Read more
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FOX News
Lawsuit over officer seizing phone, deleting photo settledpolice performing their duties. A judge formally dismissed the suit Friday at
FOX News / Posted 52 minutes ago
police performing their duties. A judge formally dismissed the suit Friday at the lawyers' request. Attorneys from the American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana filed the suit last March on behalf of Chelline Carter. Lafayette police Officer... Read more
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MLive.com
Ann Arbor business supplies pins and flyers for Women's March events around country"Hear Our Voice" product launch is to raise $200,000, which Lind said would sup
MLive.com / Posted an hour ago
"Hear Our Voice" product launch is to raise $200,000, which Lind said would support organizations like Planned Parenthood, American Civil Liberties Union, The Humane Society of the United States and the March for Science. Lind said she and fellow... Read more
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The Hill
Trump signs renewal of surveillance powers amid uproar over memosurveillance abuses should have been made public and given to members of Congre
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
surveillance abuses should have been made public and given to members of Congress before the FISA Section 702 vote,” the American Civil Liberties Union tweeted. “Trump must veto the bill so there can be a real debate on these powers.” Trump... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Lawsuit over officer seizing phone, deleting photo settledright to photograph police performing their duties. A judge formally dismissed
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted an hour ago
right to photograph police performing their duties. A judge formally dismissed the suit Friday. Lawyers from the American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana filed the suit last March on behalf of Chelline Carter. Lafayette police Officer... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Settlement requires Lafayette PD to train officers on public's right to photograph police officersrights, particularly the public’s right to photograph officers while they’re on
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted an hour ago
rights, particularly the public’s right to photograph officers while they’re on job, as part of a lawsuit settlement, the American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana announced in a statement on Friday. The settlement also required the police... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Settlement requires Lafayette PD to train officers on public's right to photograph police officersrights, particularly the public’s right to photograph officers while they’re on
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 2 hours ago
rights, particularly the public’s right to photograph officers while they’re on job, as part of a lawsuit settlement, the American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana announced in a statement on Friday. The settlement also required the police... Read more
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MLive.com
ACLU asks Michigan State Police to probe racial profiling on I-94The American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan is urging the Michigan State Pol
MLive.com / Posted 3 hours ago
The American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan is urging the Michigan State Police to review whether black and Latino motorists traveling on Interstate 94 are pulled over by a special security team at a rate significantly higher than white... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Missouri Faces Costly Dilemma: How To Treat Inmates With Hepatitis C?as often. That has left only a handful of inmates getting any hepatitis C drug
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 hours ago
as often. That has left only a handful of inmates getting any hepatitis C drug treatment at all. In December of 2016, the American Civil Liberties Union and MacArthur Justice Center sued to get the Missouri Department of Corrections to provide... Read more
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FOX News
FISA surveillance program: What is it and why is it so controversial?looking into this database without a warrant.”- Sen. Rand Paul Neema Singh Gul
FOX News / Posted 6 hours ago
looking into this database without a warrant.”- Sen. Rand Paul Neema Singh Guliani, a legislative counsel for the American Civil Liberties Union, said there are two major misconceptions with Section 702: that the program only involves... Read more
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FOX News
FISA surveillance program: What is it and why is it so controversial?looking into this database without a warrant.”- Sen. Rand Paul Neema Singh Gul
FOX News / Posted 6 hours ago
looking into this database without a warrant.”- Sen. Rand Paul Neema Singh Guliani, a legislative counsel for the American Civil Liberties Union, said there are two major misconceptions with Section 702: that the program only involves... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
ACLU presses state police on whether drivers being profiledLANSING - The American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan is pressing the Michig
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 7 hours ago
LANSING - The American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan is pressing the Michigan State Police about whether racial profiling is a factor in traffic stops. The ACLU says the request comes after complaints from drivers regarding possible profiling of... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
ACLU presses state police on whether drivers being profiledLANSING, Mich. (AP) - The American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan is pressin
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 8 hours ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - The American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan is pressing the Michigan State Police about whether racial profiling is a factor in traffic stops. The ACLU says the request comes after complaints from drivers regarding possible... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
She was 91 and dying of dementia. City Hall fined her $39K. Now it says her family must pay.weeds or a broken garage door – then charging them thousands in “prosecution fe
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 8 hours ago
weeds or a broken garage door – then charging them thousands in “prosecution fees.” The tactic was denounced by the American Civil Liberties Union and the Institute of Justice, and although Indio officials defended the practice, Coachella... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
She was 91 and dying of dementia. City Hall fined her $39K. Now it says her family must pay.weeds or a broken garage door – then charging them thousands in “prosecution fe
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 9 hours ago
weeds or a broken garage door – then charging them thousands in “prosecution fees.” The tactic was denounced by the American Civil Liberties Union and the Institute of Justice, and although Indio officials defended the practice, Coachella... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
She was 91 and dying of dementia. City Hall fined her $39K. Now it says her family must pay.weeds or a broken garage door – then charging them thousands in “prosecution fe
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 11 hours ago
weeds or a broken garage door – then charging them thousands in “prosecution fees.” The tactic was denounced by the American Civil Liberties Union and the Institute of Justice, and although Indio officials defended the practice, Coachella... Read more
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Aljazeera
Charges dropped for 129 anti-Trump protest defendantswhile concealing their identity from police or those who seek to identify them
Aljazeera / Posted 12 hours ago
while concealing their identity from police or those who seek to identify them and publish their information online. The American Civil Liberties Union in DC, a rights group, welcomed Thursday's decision but urged the US Attorney's Office for DC... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Trump, Unlikely Champion Of Anti-Abortion Rights Movement, To Address March For Lifethanked President Trump and called the action "an essential step to protect pro
KERA North Texas / Posted 12 hours ago
thanked President Trump and called the action "an essential step to protect pro-life nurses" and other health workers. The American Civil Liberties Union, which supports abortion rights, was quick to condemn the administration's action. The ACLU's... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Trump, Unlikely Champion Of Anti-Abortion Rights Movement, To Address March For Lifethanked President Trump and called the action "an essential step to protect pro
KPBS San Diego / Posted 12 hours ago
thanked President Trump and called the action "an essential step to protect pro-life nurses" and other health workers. The American Civil Liberties Union, which supports abortion rights, was quick to condemn the administration's action. The ACLU's... Read more
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The Washington Times
March for Life activists target abortion funding from taxesin Washington. The taxpayer issue is also being tested in the courts, where th
The Washington Times / Posted 14 hours ago
in Washington. The taxpayer issue is also being tested in the courts, where the Trump administration is battling the American Civil Liberties Union’s efforts to force the government to facilitate abortions for illegal immigrant teens caught... Read more
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TribLIVE
HHS forms division to protect moral objections in health care industryproviders as well as insurers from discriminating, based on gender identity, in
TribLIVE / Posted 14 hours ago
providers as well as insurers from discriminating, based on gender identity, in services or access to coverage. The American Civil Liberties Union expressed concern that the “broad language” of the announcement shows that the administration... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Trump's first year: A look back at the 45th president's ups and downscountries to Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Syria, Venezuela and Yemen. Throu
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 14 hours ago
countries to Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Syria, Venezuela and Yemen. Throughout the year, organizations like the American Civil Liberties Union challenged the ban, calling it a Muslim ban. The Trump administration finally saw a victory... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
She was 91 and dying of dementia. City Hall fined her $39K. Now it says her family must pay.weeds or a broken garage door – then charging them thousands in “prosecution fe
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 16 hours ago
weeds or a broken garage door – then charging them thousands in “prosecution fees.” The tactic was denounced by the American Civil Liberties Union and the Institute of Justice, and although Indio officials defended the practice, Coachella... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctorsare prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Me
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 18 hours ago
are prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, said in a statement. "This administration isn't increasing freedom - they're paving the way... Read more
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KXXV Waco
New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctorsare prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Me
KXXV Waco / Posted 18 hours ago
are prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, said in a statement. "This administration isn't increasing freedom - they're paving the way... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctorsare prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Me
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 19 hours ago
are prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, said in a statement. "This administration isn't increasing freedom - they're paving the way... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Booty and books on Blackbeard’s ship; critics warn new Trump offic would allow doctors to discriminate; more in U.S. newswill try to broaden them. "They are prioritizing providers� beliefs over patien
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 21 hours ago
will try to broaden them. "They are prioritizing providers� beliefs over patients� health and lives," said the American Civil Liberties Union. Medical organizations and women�s and LGBT rights groups expressed concern that the policy... Read more
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Daily Herald
New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctorsare prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Me
Daily Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
are prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, said in a statement. "This administration isn't increasing freedom - they're paving the way... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctorsare prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Me
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 21 hours ago
are prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, said in a statement. "This administration isn't increasing freedom - they're paving the way... Read more
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The Hill
Latest as shutdown looms | Ryan says budget fights pushed military past 'breaking point' | Lawmakers seek military hotline with North Korea | Judge bars transfer of detained US-Saudi citizenintends to do with him. The administration has reportedly weighed trying to tra
The Hill / Posted 22 hours ago
intends to do with him. The administration has reportedly weighed trying to transfer him to Saudi custody -- something the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), which is representing Doe, has pushed back on in court. In a hearing on Thursday,... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
She was 91 and dying of dementia. City Hall fined her $39K. Now it says her family must pay.weeds or a broken garage door – then charging them thousands in “prosecution fe
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 22 hours ago
weeds or a broken garage door – then charging them thousands in “prosecution fees.” The tactic was denounced by the American Civil Liberties Union and the Institute of Justice, and although Indio officials defended the practice, Coachella... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctorsare prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Me
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 22 hours ago
are prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, said in a statement. "This administration isn't increasing freedom - they're paving the way... Read more
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Gulf News
US Senate approves controversial snooping billfrom unsuspecting Americans could be scooped up in “incidental” collection with
Gulf News / Posted 22 hours ago
from unsuspecting Americans could be scooped up in “incidental” collection without the need for individual warrants.The American Civil Liberties Union said the reauthorization “extends — and risks expanding — unconstitutional spying powers” of... Read more
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The Hill
Trump creates new religious protections for health workers | Senate confirms FCC commish to full term | Mulvaney asks Fed to withhold additional consumer bureau fundsand civil rights advocates are worried the move will allow workers to deny indi
The Hill / Posted 23 hours ago
and civil rights advocates are worried the move will allow workers to deny individual's access to healthcare. The American Civil Liberties Union is planning to take legal action. A big win for anti-abortion rights groups: Republicans and... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
She was 91 and dying of dementia. City Hall fined her $39K. Now it says her family must pay.weeds or a broken garage door – then charging them thousands in “prosecution fe
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 23 hours ago
weeds or a broken garage door – then charging them thousands in “prosecution fees.” The tactic was denounced by the American Civil Liberties Union and the Institute of Justice, and although Indio officials defended the practice, Coachella... Read more
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Boston Globe
New HHS civil rights division charged with protecting health-care workers with moral objectionsproviders as well as insurers from discriminating, based on gender identity, in
Boston Globe / Posted 23 hours ago
providers as well as insurers from discriminating, based on gender identity, in services or access to coverage. The American Civil Liberties Union expressed concern that the ‘‘broad language’’ of the announcement shows that the... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctorsare prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Me
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
are prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, said in a statement. "This administration isn't increasing freedom - they're paving the way... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctorsare prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Me
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
are prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, said in a statement. "This administration isn't increasing freedom - they're paving the way... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctorsare prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Me
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
are prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, said in a statement. "This administration isn't increasing freedom - they're paving the way... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctorsare prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Me
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted yesterday
are prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, said in a statement. "This administration isn't increasing freedom - they're paving the way... Read more
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Greenwich Time
New HHS civil rights division charged with protecting health-care workers with moral objectionsproviders as well as insurers from discriminating, based on gender identity, in
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
providers as well as insurers from discriminating, based on gender identity, in services or access to coverage. The American Civil Liberties Union expressed concern that the "broad language" of the announcement shows that the administration... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctorsare prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Me
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
are prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, said in a statement. "This administration isn't increasing freedom - they're paving the way... Read more
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Lake Placid News
New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctorsover the health and civil rights of women, transgender people, and others," Lou
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
over the health and civil rights of women, transgender people, and others," Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, said in a statement. "They are prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and... Read more
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New York Daily News
New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctorsare prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Me
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
are prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, said in a statement. "This administration isn't increasing freedom — they're paving the way... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctorsare prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Me
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
are prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, said in a statement. "This administration isn't increasing freedom - they're paving the way... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctorsare prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Me
KWWL Iowa / Posted yesterday
are prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, said in a statement. "This administration isn't increasing freedom - they're paving the way... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctorsare prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Me
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
are prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, said in a statement. "This administration isn't increasing freedom - they're paving the way... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
New Trump office would protect conscience rights of doctorsare prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Me
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted yesterday
are prioritizing providers' beliefs over patients' health and lives," Louise Melling, deputy legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union, said in a statement. "This administration isn't increasing freedom - they're paving the way... Read more
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TheBull
Senate gives final passage to contested surveillance billfrom unsuspecting Americans could be scooped up in "incidental" collection with
TheBull / Posted yesterday
from unsuspecting Americans could be scooped up in "incidental" collection without the need for individual warrants. The American Civil Liberties Union said the reauthorization "extends -- and risks expanding -- unconstitutional spying powers" of... Read more
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