ACLU News Bulletin

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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
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Dec. 18, 2014 - Judgment Based on Officers’ Use of SB 1070 “Show Me Your Papers” Law
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Dec. 18, 2014 - Plaintiffs Continue Court Case to Seek Immediate and Permanent Relief Against Workplace Raids
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Dec. 17, 2014 - High Court Rules that DREAMers can Apply for Licenses Pending its Review of State’s Appeal Request
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Nov. 26, 2014 - A federal district court today entered an order staying enforcement of a recently-passed law that restricts the sale or display of nude images

Changing MCSO

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Know Your Rights with Border Patrol

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ACLU Blog

How Soon Should Police Turn Off Their Cameras After a Critical Incident?
April 10, 2015
In January a Black man with his hands up was shot to death by a police officer in New Jersey. Video (and audio) of the incident was captured by the officer's dashcam. The incident didn't receive the attention of the Walter Scott video...