Tag Archives: ACLU

ACLU to hire Native Justice Organizer in S.D.

Here.

Posted in Author: Ann Tweedy, Environmental, News | Tagged , ,

Kansas Secretary of State Held in Contempt for Failure to Comply with Federal Court’s Voter ID Ruling

Here.

Posted in Author: Ann Tweedy, News, voting right | Tagged ,

Stephen Pevar on the Oglala Sioux v. Van Hunnik Victory

Here. All of the cards were stacked against the parents in these proceedings and the parents lost 100 percent of the time. That’s right, you didn’t misread that. The state won 100 percent of the time, which isn’t surprising given … Continue reading

Posted in Author: Kate E. Fort, Child Welfare, ICWA | Tagged , , , , , ,

ACLU Blog Post on Oglala Sioux Tribe v. Van Hunnik

Here. Previous coverage here.

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Letter from NARF, ACLU, and California Indian Legal Services Regarding Wearing Eagle Feathers at Graduation

Regarding the controversy at Lemoore High School initially forbidding graduating students from wearing an eagle feather on their graduation cap (article here). Letter here. Typically, an eagle feather is given only in times of great honor – for example, eagle … Continue reading

Posted in Author: Kate E. Fort | Tagged , , , , ,

BLT: Experts Debate Effects of Voting Rights Act Case on Indian Voting Rights

Here. Excerpt: During a February 22 media conference call with legal experts, Laughlin McDonald, director of the ACLU Voting Rights Project, said he thinks it is the Supreme Court’s duty to reject the challenge of constitutionality of Section 5. “The … Continue reading

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, News, Research, Supreme Court, voting rights | Tagged , , , , , ,

Job Posting: Staff Attorney for the ACLU-MN Racial Justice Project

The American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota is advertising a staff attorney position for their Racial Justice Project.  The posting can be found here.

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ACLU Shadow Report to U.S. Human Rights Report to United Nations

Here. The United States’ report is here.

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, international law, Research | Tagged , ,

ACLU Brief Supporting Ward Churchill in Colo. Court of Appeals

It’s purely a First Amendment argument. Here.

Posted in Author: Matthew L.M. Fletcher, Research | Tagged , , ,

Antoine v. Winner School District (S.D.) Consent Decree

Here’s the ACLU website on this incredible and ugly case, involving Indian students at a school bordering the Rosebud. Here is the Indian.com coverage of the judge’s approval of the settlement. Here are the relevant materials from the settlement in … Continue reading

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