American Civil Liberties Union

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Deportation Of Minors Won’t Stop During Lawsuit

A federal judge in Seattle isn’t stopping the deportation proceedings of eight minors suing the federal government over legal representation

CBS Seattle–09/30/2014

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Bicyclist Killed Fought ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’

The bicyclist who died in a collision with a truck in downtown Seattle was identified as a well-respected attorney who challenged the U.S. military’s “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy for gay service members.

08/31/2014

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ACLU Protests High School Choirs Singing In Church Concert

High school choirs from Kalispell and Whitefish plan to participate in a Christmas concert at the Mormon church in Kalispell despite protests from the American Civil Liberties Union and the Freedom From Religion Foundation.

12/05/2013

Denver's mayor is seeking to limit where people can smoke marijuana. (Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)

Denver Mayor Wants To Stop Public Pot Smoking

After a string of pot giveaways and public smoking following the legalization of marijuana in Colorado, Denver Mayor Michael Hancock is trying to crack down on where people can light up.

10/14/2013

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9 States Want To Restrict Use Of Drones Over Concerns About Spying

Lawmakers in nine states are looking at plans to restrict the use of drones over their skies amid concerns the unmanned aerial vehicles could be exploited to spy on Americans.

02/05/2013

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ACLU Files Lawsuit Against Border Patrol Over ‘Unlawful’ Traffic Stops

The American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit Thursday against the U.S. Border Patrol seeking to bar agents from making traffic stops, saying people are being pulled over and questioned “without reasonable suspicion.”

04/26/2012

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