American Civil Liberties Union
The justices on Monday left in place a lower court ruling that found that the state’s anti-eavesdropping law violates free speech rights.
ACLU Attorney Grant Doty says this is good news from the some 31,000 Missouri inmates who may never have known about the mail they didn’t get.
Violators of the new law could face up to six months in jail and a $500 fine. Repeat offenders could get up to five years in prison.
The southeast Missouri city permits fliers to be distributed only when vehicle occupants are willing to accept them.
The lawsuit was brought on behalf of two individuals and two groups that picket outside churches against clergy who allegedly sexually abused children.
On Wednesday, the American Civil Liberties Union filed suit over a section that says the religious rights of inmates are limited to federal law.
The ACLU says it’s not representing Rice, but believes his rights were violated
The American Civil Liberties Union just won a case allowing a jailed Canadian up for deportation to marry his American fiance.
The law, enacted in 1961, makes it a felony for someone to make an audio recording of a conversation unless all parties agree.
More police would be wearing a wire, under a bill which has been introduced in the state House.