ACLU News Bulletin

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May 21, 2015 -- The issue to be argued is whether the U.S. Constitution applies to Jose Antonio Elena Rodriguez, a Mexican teenager in Nogales, Sonora, who was fatally shot through the border fence by a U.S. Border Patrol agent.
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May 20, 2015 -- The Competitive Arizona coaltion cannot support the incremental approach the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors took today in revising the county’s personnel policies to include sexual orientation but not gender...
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May 19, 2015 -- The ACLU of Arizona today filed notices of two claims with the federal government under the Federal Tort Claims Act (“FTCA”) on behalf of an Arizona woman seeking monetary damages for egregious and repeated rights...
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April 23, 2015 - Policy Instituted in February to Withhold Joint Licenses from Same-Sex Married Couples Violated the Constitution
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April 20, 2015 - A contempt hearing is set to begin tomorrow, April 21, to address the Maricopa County Sheriff Office’s (MCSO) noncompliance with a federal judge’s orders in the lawsuit Ortega Melendres v. Arpaio.
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Today, Gov. Doug Ducey vetoed SB 1445, a bill that would have required law enforcement agencies to conceal police officers’ identities for months...
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Case against Monica Jones Dismissed!
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Feb. 11, 2015 - Disclosure of Records Related to Abuse and Mistreatment of Children in the Custody of U.S. Border Patrol Sought
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Jan. 22, 2015 -- ACLU of Arizona Calls on Gov. Ducey to Leave His Predecessor’s Divisive Policies Behind
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Jan. 5, 2015 - Injunction Granted in Puente v. Arpaio

Changing MCSO

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Know Your Rights with Border Patrol

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ACLU Blog

What Congress Needs to Do Now for Real NSA Spying Reform
May 22, 2015
This was originally posted at The Daily Beast. One section of the Patriot Act has been ritually abused. Americans want it changed. With a few days left to kill, amend, or reauthorize the bill, the ACLU's legislative counsel says the latter...