ACLU News Bulletin

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Sept. 10, 2014 - MCAO’s invited speakers are known for inaccurate, dangerous statements about the Muslim community
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Sept. 9, 2014 -  Healthcare in Arizona Department of Corrections Facilities Does Not Meet Minimum Standards, Experts Find
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Sept. 8, 2014 - When the government partners with religiously affiliated organizations, the partnerships must adhere to vital safeguards that uphold our laws and our values
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U.S. District Judge Neil V. Wake denied the Arizona Department of Correction’s motion for summary judgment in a class-action lawsuit.
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Plaintiffs Ask Court for a Preliminary Injunction of Enforcement of State Laws on which Raids are Based
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Appeal Supported by Actress Laverne Cox, the ACLU and Other Civil Rights Groups
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July 29, 2014 -- Araceli Rodriguez, the mother of slain Mexican teen Jose Antonio Elena Rodriguez, filed a federal lawsuit today in Arizona to pursue justice for her son.
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July 23, 2014 - It took the state of Arizona nearly two hours to execute Joseph Wood by lethal injection today.
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July 7, 2014 - Panel Determines That Young Immigrants Are Being Harmed by Gov. Brewer’s License Ban
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July 1, 2014 -- Racial Profiling Underpins Local Enforcement of “Show Me Your Papers” Provision

Changing MCSO

The ACLU of Arizona has launched a website, ChangingMCSO.org (in English)/CambiandoMCSO.org (in Spanish), so that the public can keep up with the court-ordered reforms of the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office.

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Know Your Rights with Border Patrol

Border Patrol officers

In Arizona, it's important to know your constitutional rights when you encounter Border Patrol.

Download our handy two-page guide, in English or Spanish, here.

ACLU Blog

Fear of ISIS Triggers Double Threat to Checks and Balances
September 15, 2014
Whatever you may think of the harms carried out by the group referred to as the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the fear of ISIS is now creating a double threat to our system of checks and balances. We now have a Congress so...