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Gay marriage: Alaska, Arizona couples win fight

...Arizona's conservative attorney general announced state wouldn't challenge that judge's ruling. The American Civil Liberties Union called on Alaska Republican Gov. Sean Parnell to follow suit."While we're thrilled that equal marriage...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-10-18/gay-marriage-alaska-arizona-couples-
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Appeals court puts gay marriage on hold

...after bad and perpetuate discrimination against Alaskans," said Joshua Decker, executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Alaska."When an Alaska constitutional principle has been invalidated by a lower court, the governor believes...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-10-15/appeals-court-puts-gay-marriage-on-h
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Judge strikes down same-sex marriage ban

...Burgess decision and working on the next steps to appeal. Joshua Decker, the executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Alaska, said Alaska has no legal chance of prevailing at either the 9th Circuit Court or with the U.S...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-10-12/judge-strikes-down-same-sex-marriage
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Federal judge strikes down Alaska gay marriage ban

...Burgess decision and working on the next steps to appeal.Joshua Decker, the executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Alaska, said Alaska has no legal chance of prevailing at either the 9th Circuit Court or with the U.S...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-10-12/federal-judge-strikes-down-alaska-ga
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What others say: Initiative 2 needs a new design

...as providing Alaskans a healthy socio-economic environment to thrive in. Ballot Measure 2 is not about claiming civil liberties or rights for people as much as it is about strapping families, communities, businesses, and educators with more...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-10-16/what-others-say-initiative-2-need
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...mainland since it took control in 1997 under a "one country, two systems" arrangement keeping in place the city's civil liberties and separate legal and political systems."We are not seeking revolution. We just want democracy," Joshua Wong...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/elaine-kurtenbach/2014-10-04
Bob Franken: Protection against the protectors

...Or to overdo their job. It's harder to operate on a street level, easier to use overwhelming brute force, and civil liberties be hanged.While not law-enforcement entities exactly, the same mentality dominates the mindset of those who operate...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-09-27/bob-franken-protection-against-th
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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 scandalously...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-23/us-memo-justifying-drone-killings-re
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What others say: USA Freedom Act a testimony to informed public debate

...possible connections to foreign terrorism.But the Senate version, worked out in negotiations with the White House and civil liberties groups, imposes stricter limits on the search terms used to obtain not only phone data but other records as well...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-08-24/what-others-say-usa-freedom-act-a
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What others say: On NSA, Congress' spine finally stiffening

...yes vote on NSA reforms resets the balance between the NSA's role between homeland protection and bedrock American civil liberties. In the post-9/11 decade of passive and deferring congressional oversight, that balance was tipped dangerously...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-06-29/what-others-say-on-nsa-congress-s
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