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ACLU Comment on Supreme Court Action on Trump Muslim Ban

CONTACT: Inga Sarda-Sorensen, 347-514-3984, [email protected] WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court granted the Trump administration’s request to temporarily allow the latest Muslim ban to take full effect as the case is litigated. Two federal appeals courts will soon hear separate challenges to…

ACLU Comment on Reports Justice Department Will Target Affirmative Action

NEW YORK — The Justice Department is reportedly exploring the idea of suing colleges over their affirmative action policies in admissions. Dennis Parker, director of the American Civil Liberties Union’s Racial Justice Program, had this reaction: “The idea that the…

Supreme Court to Hear Trump Muslim Ban Challenge

San Francisco, CA – The Supreme Court will review the challenge to President Trump’s Muslim ban, and will keep the ban from taking effect in the interim as to individuals who have a connection to the United States. The American…

ACLU Statement on Nomination of Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 1, 2017 CONTACT: Gabriela Melendez, 202-715-0826, [email protected] NEW YORK — American Civil Liberties Union Executive Director Anthony D. Romero issued the following statement in response to President Trump’s nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court:…