Tag: American Civil Liberties Union

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INDIANAPOLIS — A federal appeals court has heard arguments in Indiana's appeal of a federal judge's 2016 order blocking a state law that would...
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RICHMOND, Va. — Minority and low-income advocacy groups are joining the Virginia branch of the American Civil Liberties Union in opposing the General Assembly's...
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COLUMBUS, Ohio — The American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio filed a lawsuit Thursday challenging an Ohio law prohibiting doctors from performing abortions based...
US says detainee studied in Louisiana, became IS fighter

WASHINGTON — He was an unruly college student in Louisiana where he mixed booze and gambling with classes on electrical engineering. A decade later,...
Ex-judge expresses regret for St. Louis teen’s long sentence

ST. LOUIS — A former St. Louis judge who sentenced a teenager to more than 240 years in prison says she "deeply" regrets her...
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LINCOLN, Neb. — A Nebraska judge dismissed a lawsuit Tuesday that claimed the 2016 vote to reinstate the death penalty was invalid because Gov....
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BOISE, Idaho — The state's public defenders spend a fraction of the time they need to provide proper representation to poor people caught in...
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RICHMOND, Va. — The American Civil Liberties Union of Virginia says it is opposed to last week's bipartisan deal that would raise Virginia's felony...
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WASHINGTON — A U.S. citizen suspected of fighting with the Islamic State says he wasn't a fighter, but was kidnapped by the militant group,...
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Around 4,000 applications for state benefits remained backlogged as of the end of January, and problems with the computer system that...

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