Donations made to the civil liberties advocacy group also leaped from about $3 million to $5 million annually to $120 million in the same period.
"People should be free to walk down the street without being watched by the government," the ACLU said.
Amazon workers revolt: "We don't have to wait to find out how these technologies will be used."
This one takes aim at the Trump administration's practice of separating migrant children from their parents at the U.S. border.
Groups called the question "draconian" and accused the Trump administration of using it to further an anti-immigrant agenda.
The population of incarcerated girls and women increased from roughly 26,500 in 1980 to 214,000 in 2016, according to one analysis.
Eighty-two percent of prosecutors said that "domestic violence is now under-reported and harder to investigate and/or prosecute."
"Some women have tragically suffered miscarriages while being held in detention," a letter signed by 276 rights organizations warns.
"The only fraud is the occupant of the Oval Office," California Secretary of State Alex Padilla said.
Secretary DeVos has consistently shown her willful ignorance when failing to visit underperforming schools, as well as her mean-spirited, anti-LGBT views when denying rights to certain students.
Complaint filed by the ACLU said the aerospace engineer was left feeling distressed and humiliated.
The building owner said he doesn't want to live in a community where "busybodies and bureaucrats" are the arbiters of taste.
The ACLU said that in attaining a DEA registration to import drugs, Nebraska listed a licensed prison pharmacy that's not located where the drugs will be used for the executions.
Civil rights groups have called David Bores's talk "hateful" and "potentially unconstitutional."
An estimated 77 million Americans have debt that has been turned over to a private collection agency, the ACLU said.
The Health and Human Services Department announced the creation of a division to enforce protections for religious health care workers, but activists worry that it could lead workers to opt out of helping LGBT patients and those seeking abortions.
The political climate has increased "the effort to inject religion into public schools more often," an ACLU attorney said.
The civil liberties has honed in on the Lewis County school district where it says it has "serious concern" with a program.
"The idea that I had to wash pepper spray out of my son's hat later that night, that was not the memory we went to Washington, D.C., for," the boy's mother told Newsweek.
The ACLU of Minnesota came to the defense of a teenage girl who faces child porn charges for sending explicit photos of herself to a male classmate.
Planned Parenthood is petitioning the court to review a law that would ban medication abortion in Arkansas and leave just one abortion provider in the entire state.