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ACLU: Know Your Rights Constitutional Free Zone Map 3 NYC_SKP Tuesday Tuesday 15 354
Darryl Howard and the rampaging prosecutor: Durham learns little from Duke lacrosse debacle 3 mahatmakanejeeves Mar 21 Mar 27 1 233
U.S. will not appeal judge's ruling on no-fly list mistake 0 Eugene Mar 25 Mar 25 2 177
New York City, rights group seal deal to end stop-and-frisk 2 Eugene Jan 30 Mar 23 0 169
Q about discrimination and "sincerely held religious belief" 3 DetlefK Mar 12 Mar 23 0 218
Illinois Supreme Court strikes down eavesdropping law as too broad 0 Eugene Mar 21 Mar 21 4 134
So, now that we're starting to see studies that link sleep deprivation to brain damage 0 Erich Bloodaxe BSN Mar 20 Mar 20 13 308
Federal Judge Rejects Justice Department's Request To Hold NSA Phone Records 0 Eugene Mar 8 Mar 8 2 151
Oakland PD's surveillance center's primary purpose is fighting protesters, not crime 1 friendly_iconoclast Dec 2013 Feb 28 1 249
PA's Worst: Republican Pushes Pro-Discrimination Proposal in PA House [VIDEO] 2 Counterpoint PA Feb 6 Feb 7 2 190
Edward Snowden Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize 0 GoLeft TV Jan 30 Jan 30 5 146
Man spends four decades in mental hospital for stealing $20 necklace 2 mahatmakanejeeves Jan 23 Jan 23 13 414
Ohio judge favors camera speeding ticket refunds 1 Eugene Jan 23 Jan 23 3 209
Judge names monitor to oversee Arizona sheriff in profiling case 1 Eugene Jan 2014 Jan 2014 7 218
U.S. Supreme Court to weigh cell phone searches by police 0 Eugene Jan 2014 Jan 2014 0 306
ACLU seeks probe of alleged abuses at Arizona border checkpoints 0 Eugene Jan 2014 Jan 2014 2 208
The effort to normalize drone surveillance 8 Android3.14 Dec 2013 Jan 2014 0 368
ACLU sues for details of U.S. surveillance under executive order 1 Eugene Dec 2013 Jan 2014 6 219
Obama concedes NSA bulk collection of phone data may be unnecessary 4 Eugene Dec 2013 Dec 2013 5 306
Chinese labor camp inmate tells of true horror of Halloween 'SOS' 6 shockedcanadian Nov 2013 Dec 2013 4 539
Teen Kills 4; Judge LITERALLY Lets Him Off Because He is Rich! 8 appleannie1 Dec 2013 Dec 2013 4 809
From The Department Of Can You Believe This 5 DallasNE Sep 2013 Nov 2013 3 574
NSA bulk data collection violates constitutional rights, ACLU argues 1 Eugene Nov 2013 Nov 2013 2 251
These are all over NOLA, on high-end suvs since Katrina. 2 RosettaStoned77 Nov 2013 Nov 2013 1 554
Spinning Against Innocence Projects 1 LegalScholar Nov 2013 Nov 2013 2 303
N.Y. City to seek immediate ruling preserving stop-and-frisk 0 Eugene Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 220
Arizona Harassment Statute under attack in Supreme Court -1st Amendment - Sheriff Joe not happy 0 scottx2 Nov 2013 Nov 2013 3 226
Hidden Agenda Fuels Challenge to Pivotal Death Penalty Case 0 LegalScholar Nov 2013 Nov 2013 1 149
Gun owning liberal and watching Baggars shoot at a range 38 IkeRepublican Oct 2013 Nov 2013 17 1876
The Chicago Tribune Murdered the Truth 0 LegalScholar Nov 2013 Nov 2013 0 295
Macy's joins Barneys in brewing NYC 'shop-and-frisk' scandal 1 Eugene Oct 2013 Oct 2013 10 404
Lavabit 'fatally undermined' by US request for encryption keys, ACLU says 0 Eugene Oct 2013 Oct 2013 3 175
Judicial Horror Story - Just in Time for Halloween 0 LegalScholar Oct 2013 Oct 2013 0 183
Another Chapter on Wacky Chicago Judge 4 LegalScholar Oct 2013 Oct 2013 0 376
Is this an example of child abuse or... 10 shockedcanadian Oct 2013 Oct 2013 4 791
More DNA Samples, More Debate 17 question everything Sep 2013 Oct 2013 0 1159
Off-duty NYPD officer allegedly seen pounding SUV arrested on riot charge 2 shockedcanadian Oct 2013 Oct 2013 2 435
EFF racks up another courtroom victory over the NSA: damning docs to follow 8 friendly_iconoclast Sep 2013 Oct 2013 17 710
Incredible Story of Wacky Judge in Chicago 0 LegalScholar Oct 2013 Oct 2013 0 308
ACLU- "Racial Justice: Gone Too Far. Our Kids in Handcuffs" 0 NYC_SKP Sep 2013 Sep 2013 2 335
U.S. Justice Department spent $4.9 million on drones, new rules urged: watchdog 1 Eugene Sep 2013 Sep 2013 0 255
Border Patrol agrees to officer training in Washington state profiling case 1 Eugene Sep 2013 Sep 2013 0 277
ACLU faults 'suspicious activity' reporting by law enforcement 0 Eugene Sep 2013 Sep 2013 5 264
This message was self-deleted by its author 1 JustanAngel Sep 2013 Sep 2013 0 272
Hundreds of Pages of NSA Spying Documents to be Released As Result of EFF Lawsuit 0 friendly_iconoclast Sep 2013 Sep 2013 4 235
Civil-liberties groups seek hearings on DEA's use of intelligence 0 Eugene Sep 2013 Sep 2013 4 196
Breast Cancer Awareness Bracelets Ban in School Struck Down by Court, Appealed, Upheld [VIDEO] 0 Counterpoint PA Sep 2013 Sep 2013 1 272
Lawyers challenge U.S. 'no fly' list in federal court in Oregon 1 Eugene Jun 2013 Sep 2013 5 462
Federal Court Sides With ACLU in No Fly List Lawsuit 1 friendly_iconoclast Aug 2013 Aug 2013 10 369
In rebuff to Bloomberg, New York City Council curbs police power 9 Eugene Jun 2013 Aug 2013 3 888
NSA surveillance program violates the constitution, ACLU says 2 Eugene Aug 2013 Aug 2013 9 508
Holder pressed on U.S. drug agency use of hidden data evidence 1 Eugene Aug 2013 Aug 2013 8 399
What surveillance really is, at its root, is a highly effective form of social control 6 limpyhobbler Aug 2013 Aug 2013 7 732
John Grishams books are censored at Guantanamo Bay. 2 MarkLaw Aug 2013 Aug 2013 1 432
ACLU: A Guide to What We Now Know About the NSA's Dragnet Searches of Your Communications 3 NYC_SKP Aug 2013 Aug 2013 10 569
ACLU on the Hill: NSA Surveillance "Intrusive and Unconstitutional" 6 NYC_SKP Jul 2013 Aug 2013 7 708
Repost from LBN: NYPD to stop archiving names, addresses of stop-and-frisk targets 1 friendly_iconoclast Aug 2013 Aug 2013 2 407
Vicious Cycle of Repression-Protest-Repression 0 William deB. Mills Aug 2013 Aug 2013 1 384
Mind-Boggling Road-Side Cavity Searches Aren't Isolated Incidents: Lawyers 2 AnotherMcIntosh Aug 2013 Aug 2013 5 684
ACLU story: "You May Have 'Nothing to Hide' But You Still Have Something to Fear" 9 NYC_SKP Aug 2013 Aug 2013 29 1231
Justice Should Not Depend on Skin Color 1 NYC_SKP Jul 2013 Jul 2013 4 464
Seeking Asylum from a country not traditionally considered... 4 shockedcanadian Jul 2013 Jul 2013 0 713
From the ACLU "Blog of Rights": "Domestic Drones" 1 NYC_SKP Jul 2013 Jul 2013 0 609
New York City mayor vetoes bills to limit stop-and-frisk policy 0 Eugene Jul 2013 Jul 2013 4 459
New Jersey Senate Candidate leads fight to repeal Patriot Act and FISA Amendments Act 0 limpyhobbler Jul 2013 Jul 2013 4 490
Looking for support for this group. 39 NYC_SKP Jul 2013 Jul 2013 8 1636
Teacher Fired for Past Life as Porn Actress 11 Modern School Jan 2013 Jul 2013 1 2242
Detroit Free Press: Police launch investigations after arrest of photographer 4 friendly_iconoclast Jul 2013 Jul 2013 4 775
AP Exclusive: Daniels looked to censor opponents 0 friendly_iconoclast Jul 2013 Jul 2013 1 503
Posting a DU 3 comment here, in hopes this group will remain. 3 dixiegrrrrl May 2011 Jul 2013 2 745
ACLU: Police Documents on License Plate Scanners Reveal Mass Tracking 0 NYC_SKP Jul 2013 Jul 2013 5 421
Eclectic group sues U.S. government over phone data surveillance 0 Eugene Jul 2013 Jul 2013 1 375
U.S. defends secrecy of unique surveillance court 4 Eugene Jul 2013 Jul 2013 1 608
Activist Arrest for Sidewalk Chalk Message, Police Officer Ignorant of Bill of Rights [VIDEO] 0 Counterpoint PA Jul 2013 Jul 2013 1 537
Judge rejects state secrets defense in wiretapping lawsuit 1 Eugene Jul 2013 Jul 2013 4 538
Public Works employees being photographed and videoed 0 SHRED Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 547
I'm confused about Shelby County v. Holder. 3 Motown_Johnny Jun 2013 Jun 2013 0 644
NY Court: Computer Searches Can Threaten Privacy 0 Eugene Jun 2013 Jun 2013 3 526
Cop Claims Chicago's Finest Beat Their Own 4 AnotherMcIntosh Mar 2013 Jun 2013 2 842
White House Petition to Pardon Edward Snowden 12 limpyhobbler Jun 2013 Jun 2013 1 1307
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