“ The Civil Rights movement, though focused on the lack of protections for Blacks, incorporated all peoples in its focus. While things may be better, not all the civil and human rights needs of Arizona’s people are met. I believe the voice for those who face discrimination is the ACLU of Arizona. Being a member has already taught me the price of perseverance, the importance of passion and intelligence when needed to use the law as it was meant to be used – as protections for all; also, the importance of open, intelligent, impassioned debate.
Oct. 15, 2014 -- The ACLU of Arizona late Tuesday sent a letter to the Gilbert Public Schools Governing Board, urging them to allow science teachers to continue using the district’s honors biology textbook.
Voter registration in Arizona for the 2014 general election ends Oct. 6.
The Police's Get-Out-of-Jail-Free Card
October 29, 2014
This piece originally appeared at Slate's Jurisprudence, under the title, "Search Party."
It used to be that when police violated a suspect's Fourth Amendment rights through an unconstitutional search, evidence derived from the search...