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...spokeswoman Dena Iverson said government attorneys were reviewing the decision and would have no comment Tuesday.American Civil Liberties Union attorney Hina Shamsi said: "This should serve as wakeup call to the government."

...a license, which most counties waived, also are caught in a legal limbo.John Knight, attorney for the American Civil Liberties Union, which challenged the law, said they see the marriages as valid.Carl Tobias, a law professor at the University...

...essentially being dinged for a job for really arbitrary characteristics," said Chris Calabrese, a lawyer with the American Civil Liberties Union. "Use of this data has a real impact on peoples' lives."The civil rights advocates could not offer specific...
U.S. memo justifying drone killings released

...the government's targeted killing policy and the implications of that policy," said Jameel Jaffer, an American Civil Liberties Union attorney who argued for release of the memo. "Despite the release of this memo, the public still knows...
Planned Parenthood, ACLU and others sue Alaska of abortion regulation changes

...being challenged in Alaska Superior Court by Planned Parenthood, the Center for Reproductive Rights, the American Civil Liberties Union and lawyer Susan Orlansky, of Anchorage. Opponents of the new regulation said the state is trying to circumvent...
House Finance takes up abortion funding bills

...committee Tuesday morning was in opposition to the bills. Joshua Decker, interim executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Alaska, said the bills raised constitutional questions. Others called it a government intrusion and a...
Marijuana initiative backers deliver signatures

...murky. In 2006, the Alaska Legislature passed a law re-criminalizing small amounts of pot at home. The American Civil Liberties Union of Alaska challenged the law on privacy grounds and won in Superior Court. But the state appealed to the...

...Tuesday, came five days after the judge criticized the government, saying it had been on notice since the American Civil Liberties Union requested the documents nearly five years ago.The ACLU eventually filed a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit...
Concern raised about same-sex benefit requirements with ailing same-sex partners under new rules being considered in Alaska, the legal director for the American Civil Liberties Union of Alaska said.But Tom Stenson also said the proposed changes to state leave rules are better than nothing...

...intrusive and continue to be surrounded by health questions," said Jay Stanley, a privacy expert at the American Civil Liberties Union.The machines will not be retired. They are being moved to smaller airports while Congress presses the TSA...


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