Monday, August 19, 2019

Tag: aclu

CA Releasing Thousands of Inmates After Voters...

In a process that is sure to have a huge impact on African Americans, the state of California is in the process of releasing...

Missouri Judge Bans Police from Using ‘Keep...

A federal judge in St. Louis has ruled unconstitutional a crowd control method Ferguson police used on African-American protesters that sounded eerily similar to...

Florida Fires 32 Prison Guards After Inmate...

The despicable treatment of America's inmates is one of the nation's most underreported scandals — likely because much of the nation perceives the prison...

Holder Tries to Push FBI to Change...

How far can the FBI go in using race to catch suspected criminals and terrorists? Attorney General Eric Holder has been pushing the Justice Department...

Affirmative Action in Danger Again as Supreme...

After handing affirmative action opponents a narrow victory in Texas in June, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments tomorrow in another case, this...

ACLU To Sue Morgan Stanley For Subprime...

The American Civil Liberties Union is accusing financial services giant Morgan Stanley of fueling the production of risky, expensive loans that targeted African-American borrowers. In...

Justice Dept. Investigates Pennsylvania Voting Law

The U.S. Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division has launch an investigation of Pennsylvania’s new voter ID law, questioning how many of the state’s registered...

Civil Rights Groups Ask Court to Stop...

The ACLU and a coalition of civil rights groups have gone to court to stop Arizona from implementing the section of its controversial anti-immigration...