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Judge: Mo. Technical College’s Drug Testing Unconstitutional

U.S. District Judge Nanette K. Laughrey in Jefferson City on Friday sided with the American Civil Liberties Union, which sued Linn State Technical College on behalf of six students.

09/13/2013

A St. Louis Police Department vehicle is pictured in front of the old police headquarters in downtown St. Louis on November 7, 2012. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

ACLU Calls for More Checks and Balances of Local Control of St. Louis Police Dept.

St. Louis Police are now under the control of Mayor Francis Slay, and that has raised concerns of too much power in one person’s hands.

09/12/2013

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Action Sought Against Execution Anesthesiologist

The American Civil Liberties Union is asking a medical board to suspend certification for an anesthesiologist expected to participate in upcoming executions in Missouri.

08/30/2013

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Former Top Ill. Republican Leads Same-Sex Marriage Effort

The American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois has hired Pat Brady’s lobbying firm to push for same-sex marriage legislation in the Illinois House of Representatives.

08/28/2013

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ACLU Says It’s Unconstitutional for Kirkwood, Mehlville to Limit Number of Transfer Students

The group sent letters to Kirkwood and Mehlville School superintendents Friday stating that if they don’t have space for all the students who have applied, then they need to make space.

08/05/2013

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Ruling Favors St. Louis Street Performers

Performers can dance and sing all they want on the streets of St. Louis following a ruling by a federal judge and the city’s subsequent decision to stop regulating street performances.

07/31/2013

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Charlie Brennan – Monday, July 15th – George Zimmerman Verdict; Downsizing State Gov’t; Anniversary of Death of History’s Tallest Person; Ruling Expected on Street Performers; and Market Analyst Al Goldman

Charlie and Debbie talk about the George Zimmerman verdict; Charlie talks about downsizing state gov’t with Mo.Rep. Paul Curtman; with Don Huber, Alton, IL, Township Supervisor, about Robert Wadlow; with ACLU Atty Grant Dody about a ruling on STL City street performers; and with Market Analyst Al Goldman.

07/15/2013

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ACLU Set To Protect St. Louis Street Performers From City Ordinance

The American Civil Liberties Union is challenging a St. Louis city ordinance that requires street performers to audition and pay a permit fee.

07/12/2013

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Franklin County Officals Pay Close Attention To Supreme Court Case

Franklin County officials are waiting for a Supreme Court ruling involving a separation of church and state case in New York.

05/29/2013

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Ste. Genevieve Co. Inmates Get Their Paper Back

The American Civil Liberties Union says Ste. Genevieve County and former inmate Stanley Schell have settled a lawsuit filed in January.

05/10/2013

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