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  • District of Columbia Mayor Vincent C. Gray

    ACLU slams Gray on issues of transparency

    Vincent C. Gray criticized his predecessor for running "one of the most opaque administrations" he had ever seen and singled out its failure to process requests for public records as he promised more transparency during his 2010 campaign for D.C. mayor.


  • ACLU, Roswell settle in street preachers lawsuit

    The American Civil Liberties Union of New Mexico has announced it has settled a lawsuit with the city of Roswell involving two brothers arrested for preaching in public.


  • This Friday, April 18, 2014 photo shows a textbook by the Museum of the Bible which will be used for a new elective course starting in Fall 2014 at the suburban Oklahoma City Mustang School District high school in Mustang, Okla. The curriculum, supported by Hobby Lobby chain president Steve Green and billed as a way to teach archaeology, history and the arts through Bible stories, also tells students God is always there in times of trouble and that sinners must "suffer the consequences" of disobeying. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

    Oklahoma district Bible class: Sinners will suffer

    A high school curriculum supported by Hobby Lobby chain president Steve Green, billed as a way to teach archaeology, history and the arts through Bible stories, also tells students God is always there in times of trouble and that sinners must "suffer the consequences" of disobeying.


  • Court won't hear Fla. employee drug testing rule

    The U.S. Supreme Court refused Monday to hear an appeal by Florida Gov. Rick Scott on his 2011 executive order that would have required random drug tests for as many as 85,000 state workers.


  • Correction: Death Row-Virginia story

    In a story March 25 about a legal battle over policies on Virginia's death row, The Associated Press erroneously reported the title of Rebecca Glenberg. She is legal director of the ACLU of Virginia, not its executive director. The story also mischaracterized the ACLU of Virginia. The ACLU of Virginia is an affiliate of the national American Civil Liberties Union, not a chapter.


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