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.
The Trump administration is "relentless in its cruelty," ACLU says.
More than 100,000 people of Japanese descent were incarcerated in the U.S. during World War II.
Prisoners are barred from reading more than 10,000 books.
"This Thanksgiving I would be grateful if you use the influence you have to advocate for a CLEAN Dream Act by December," they wrote.
The results are surprising because Trump and his administration have repeatedly called for more "law and order" and moved to lengthen prison sentences.
The Northern California ACLU has accused the Alameda Unified School District of telling students to keep Black Lives Matter materials out of its schools.
Swift's lawyers tried to silence a blogger for criticizing the pop star's politics. Then the ACLU got involved. Here's the inside story.
The ACLU is telling her to shake it off.
"This case is truly unprecedented," says Michael Tan, staff attorney at the ACLU and Hernandez's lead counsel. "I have never seen Border Patrol and the ORR behave in this way."
For every legitimate instance of double registration, the crosscheck database incorrectly identified 200 voters who were registered in only one state, a study found.
Its "flavorful splash removes foul executive orders."
The sites will be located in the greater Chicago, Detroit, St. Paul and Salt Lake City areas.
A new study offers an in-depth analysis of the 219,000 women incarcerated in the U.S. to find out why they are locked up in different confinement systems.
A pro-Israel law signed by Republican Governor Greg Abbott in July may harm Texans looking to quickly recover from Hurricane Harvey.
A judge's sign-off is still needed to make the settlement effective
Kris Kobach tried to change federal voter registration laws to include proof-of-citizenship requirements as he imposed in Kansas.
The ACLU has decided to defend people that many of its supporters dislike.