american civil liberties union

refugee ban

Border protection agents are still trying to deport people at LAX, attorneys say

Tess Owen
1.29.17
music vs trump

The World Is a Beautiful Place… Release “Body Without Organs” to Benefit ACLU

“It’s unsettling to see the voices of positive change in the community around you get drowned out within a world of dated and regressive ideals.”
Alex Robert Ross
11.29.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

The United States Olympic Committee has apologized for swimmers' false claims about being robbed, Russia agrees to a 48-hour ceasefire in Aleppo, Frank Ocean drops a new visual album, and more.
VICE Staff
8.19.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, a man claims he was the Orlando shooter's lover, North Korea launches more missile tests, protesters gather outside Donald Trump's golf course in Scotland, and more.
Vice Beta
6.22.16
officer involved

NYPD Cop Stripped of Badge After Pointing Gun at Bystander Who Filmed Arrest

Footage from the incident in Harlem shows the officer pointing his weapon at a bystander while he and another officer pin a suspect to the ground.
Tess Owen
5.22.16
prison

How 'America’s Toughest Sheriff' Treats Mentally Ill Prisoners

A lawsuit alleges that mentally ill inmates at the Maricopa County Jail in Phoenix under Sheriff Joe Arpaio are kept in "dangerously inadequate" conditions.
Tess Owen
4.3.16
politics

North Carolina's Anti-LGBT Law Slapped with Federal Lawsuit Backed by ACLU

HB2 excludes a person's sexual orientation from discrimination protection and forces transgender students and adults who have not undergone sex-reassignment surgery to use the bathroom of their gender at birth.
Tess Owen
3.28.16
americas

This Is How Medical Negligence Can Kill Immigrants Held at ICE Detention Centers

A new report outlines deaths related to healthcare failures at ICE detention centers around the country, arguing that oversight of facilities remains abysmal despite reform efforts under the Obama administration.
Erika Eichelberger
2.25.16
americas

The KKK Has Taken Its Fight to Pick Up Highway Trash to Georgia's Top Court

A Georgia Supreme Court case will determine whether the state can block the white supremacist organization from participating in the Adopt-A-Highway program.
VICE News
2.24.16
americas

Syrian Refugee Families Will Still Come to Texas, Despite Effort to Stop Them

Texas filed a lawsuit last week attempting to block the resettlement of Syrian refugees in the state, but a judge's ruling on Monday allowed 21 Syrians to arrive as planned this week.
Reuters and VICE News
12.7.15
maps

Find Out If Cops in Your State Need a Warrant to Track Your Phone

Here’s a map that shows you where your cellphone locations has more legal protections.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
11.11.15
News

Louisiana Is Getting Sued for Forcing Online Bookstores to Verify Readers' Ages

Naturally, the law could affect the entire internet.
Clinton Nguyen
11.4.15
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