Tag Archives: aclu

  • The ACLU Weighs in on the Zimmerman Verdict

    Jul 14, 13 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *NEW YORK –  American Civil Liberties (ACLU) Executive Director Anthony D. Romero today released the following statement on the not guilty verdict in the trial of George Zimmerman: “Today, our thoughts are with Tracy and Sybrina Martin, whose young son was taken from them far too soon. “Last night’s verdict casts serious doubt on whether […]

  • Woman Spends Christmas in Jail for Cursing (Video)

    Jan 7, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *If cursing is a crime a lot of our friends out there that are prone to road rage and in need of anger management would be serving life sentences for repeat offenses. LaRue Ford of Niles, Michigan, found out that cursing really is a crime when she was in court to settle an old traffic […]

  • Employers: ‘Give Up Your Facebook Password or Else!’ (Video)

    Mar 26, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Employers throughout the nation are getting more invasive with their applicants than ever before. (Are you a fan of EURweb? Like us on Facebook or Follow us on Twitter.) All of the drug tests and background checks have been a normal procedure that most have grown accustomed to, but now employers are asking for passwords […]

  • Florida Governor’s Call for Drug Tests on Welfare Recipients Stopped

    Oct 26, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Remember back in March when we told you about Florida’s governor Rick Scott (R), preparing to require any potential welfare recipient to first pay a $35 fee for a drug test before they could be eligible? Well, the law went into effect in July, but now a judge has put the smacketh down and stopped the […]

  • ‘Stop and Frisk Searches which Target Blacks and Hispanics Prompt Lawsuit

    Nov 19, 10 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *(Journal & Times) One of the nation’s leading fighters for Constitutional rights last week (Thursday) filed a lawsuit against Philadelphia challenging the use of so-called “stop and frisk” searches by the city’s police department. According to the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), the searches are violating the rights of Blacks and Latinos who have done […]

  • ACLU Warns School Districts Against Religious Speakers

    Sep 17, 10 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *ACLU Nebraska cautioned state school districts Wednesday against inviting speakers who proselytize to students under the guise of messages against drugs and alcohol. In letters sent to school superintendents, ACLU Nebraska legal director Amy Miller said there have been complaints from parents across the state about Christian messages delivered during student assemblies. “Some complaints have […]