Posts tagged ACLU
An Execution of Civil Rights

When Attorney General Eric Holder broke the government silence on the secretive policy of extrajudicial executions, civil rights groups across the nation voiced opposition to the controversial topic of the targeted killings of American citizens.

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Marking 10 years since Guantanamo's opening, the ACLU releases report on Guantanamo detainees

Marking ten years since Guantanamo Bay's opening, The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has released a report called, “Guantanamo by the Numbers”, describing the cost of running the camp and the treatment of detainees.

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Marking 10 years since Guantanamo's opening, the ACLU releases report on Guantanamo detainees

Marking ten years since Guantanamo Bay's opening, The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has released a report called, “Guantanamo by the Numbers”, describing the cost of running the camp and the treatment of detainees.

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President Obama Signs National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA)

On December 31st, President Obama signed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) into law. The NDAA allows the capture and indefinite military detention of all U.S. citizens without charge or trial.

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State of Surveillance - Northwestern University Panel

Event: Panel on Chicago Area Surveillance Issues, June 6, 2009

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NBC 5: ACLU Accuses FBI, Police of Spying on Peaceful Groups

Quaker, Muslim Groups Demand Information On FBI Activities CHICAGO -- The American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois believes the FBI and local police, working as members of the Joint Terrorism Task Force, are encouraging rampant spying, NBC5's Mary Ann Ahern reported.

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