SAN DIEGO | Report: Government kept tabs on journalists, ‘instigators’

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The U.S. government ran an operation to screen journalists, activists and others…

Idaho judge urged to force disclosure of execution drugs

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho’s attempt to withhold information about the source of its lethal injection…

DETROIT | ACLU: Government mistakenly wanted to deport US veteran

DETROIT—January 16, 2019—  A Marine veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder was held for three days for…

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. | New black officers, court officials rethinking US policing

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.— Veteran Alabama law enforcement officer Mark Pettway grew up in a black neighborhood called…

BILLINGS, Mont. | US accused of planning crackdown on pipeline protests

BILLINGS, Mont. — Civil liberties advocates sued the U.S. government Tuesday, alleging law enforcement agencies have…

SAN DIEGO | Judge tells US officials, ACLU to come up with asylum plan

SAN DIEGO— A federal judge on Friday called on the U.S. government and the American Civil…

LINCOLN, Neb. Drugmaker seeks to block Nebraska from using execution drugs

LINCOLN, Neb. — A German pharmaceutical company has filed a lawsuit to prevent Nebraska from using…

SAN DIEGO | Judge credits, faults administration on family reunification

SAN DIEGO — A federal judge commended the Trump administration for reunifying families in its custody…

TOPEKA, Kan. | ACLU attacks may help Kobach win GOP nod for Kansas governor

TOPEKA, Kan.— Conservative candidate Kris Kobach so relished criticism from the American Civil Liberties Union in…

SAN DIEGO | Administration: 1,820 children reunited after border split

SAN DIEGO — The Trump administration said Thursday that more than 1,800 children separated at the…

SAN DIEGO  | Judge faults government tracking of separated families

SAN DIEGO  — A federal judge on Tuesday criticized the Trump administration’s accounting of hundreds of…

SAN DIEGO | More than 300 older children split at border are reunited

SAN DIEGO — The Trump administration said Thursday that it has reunified 364 children ages 5…

WASHINGTON | US: Nearly half of youngest children not rejoining families

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration said Thursday all eligible small children who were separated from their…

WASHINGTON | US says all eligible youngest children, families reunited

WASHINGTON— The Trump administration says all eligible small children separated from their families as a result…

SAN DIEGO | US will reunite and release over 50 immigrant children

SAN DIEGO — More than 50 immigrant children under age 5 will be reunited with their…

SAN DIEGO | ACLU says US will miss deadline to reunite migrant families

SAN DIEGO — The American Civil Liberties Union said it appears the Trump administration will miss…

SAN DIEGO  | ACLU: Many children unlikely to be reunited by deadline

SAN DIEGO  — The American Civil Liberties Union said it appears the Trump administration will miss…

NEW YORK | Protests in cities large and small over immigration policy

NEW YORK  — Thousands of protesters across America, moved by accounts of children separated from their…

DES MOINES, Iowa | Iowa court blocks 72-hour waiting period for abortion

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Supreme Court on Friday struck down a law requiring…

DETROIT | Muslims, advocates saddened over court’s travel ban decision

DETROIT (AP) — Maryam Bahramipanah is torn between staying with her husband, who came to Michigan…

WASHINGTON | Trump wants those who ‘invade’ sent right back

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday compared people entering the U.S. from Mexico to…

NEW YORK | The list of celebrities upset by US border policy grows

NEW YORK (AP) — Country music icon Willie Nelson has extended an offer to meet President…

SEATTLE | Some Amazon investors side with ACLU on facial recognition

SEATTLE (AP) — Some Amazon company investors said Monday they are siding with privacy and civil…

LOS ANGELES | VH1’s Trailblazer Honors to highlight TV pioneer Ryan Murphy

LOS ANGELES (AP) — VH1’s upcoming Trailblazer Honors will celebrate television pioneer Ryan Murphy and Trayvon…

SEATTLE | ACLU: Amazon shouldn’t sell face-recognition tech to police

SEATTLE (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union and other privacy activists are asking Amazon to…

BOSTON | Court to weigh fallout of Massachusetts drug lab misconduct

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts’ highest court is set to consider whether to toss more convictions linked…

DES MOINES, Iowa | Iowa governor says she’ll sign 6-week abortion ban into law

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds said she plans to sign a six-week…

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Judge blocks transfer of citizen with ties to IS

WASHINGTON | April 19, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)— The Latest on the fate of a U.S. citizen accused…

SACRAMENTO, Calif. | California proposal would limit when officers can open fire

SACRAMENTO, Calif.|April 3, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)Several lawmakers and the family of a 22-year-old unarmed black man who…

4 transgender people sue for changes to birth certificates

COLUMBUS, Ohio/March 29, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Four transgender people who say Ohio won’t allow them to…