RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union on Wednesday launched a new legal assault on North Carolina’s constitutional ban on recognizing same-sex marriage, urging a federal judge to quickly negate it to help […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Sheriffs in 23 out of 100 North Carolina counties haven’t showed the ACLU that they are following a federal law to prevent rapes in prison, the civil rights group said. But […]
The American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee is coming to the defense of a student who wants to red the Bible at school.
Watauga County school officials say teachers can still have their students read the book “The House of Spirits.”
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union says it’s looking for ways to challenge North Carolina’s constitutional ban against same-sex marriages. The ACLU said Tuesday its first option is to try amending a […]
(CBS Charlotte) — The use of marijuana in the United States among African-Americans and Caucasians is nearly identical, however, African-Americans are more likely to be arrested for possession than Caucasians. A recent study conducted by the […]
The American Civil Liberties Union says new figures show arrests for marijuana possession are racially biased in the country and North Carolina, where blacks account for 50 percent of the arrests while comprising 22 percent of the population.
North Carolina lawmakers have filed a resolution asserting that the state rejects federal court rulings that regulate the establishment of religion.
The state of North Carolina is appealing a federal judge’s ruling that it can’t offer anti-abortion license plates unless it also makes plates available for people who support abortion rights.
North Carolina can’t offer anti-abortion license plates unless it also makes plates available for people who support abortion rights, a federal judge said in a ruling that squelches the plan that includes proceeds going to crisis pregnancy centers in the state.