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ACLU claims ICE and Homeland Security parole denials have 'devastating impact'

By Carrie Bradon | May 15, 2019

Following a lawsuit filed by the ACLU in 2018, which alleged that ICE and Homeland Security were issuing blanket denials of parole, 150 individuals took part in a hunger strike at a Louisiana ICE correctional center.

New Orleans' 'clean zones' are constitutionally problematic, Loyola law professor says

By Carrie Bradon | May 13, 2019

The ACLU of Louisiana filed a lawsuit on April 8 after an environmental activist was arrested, claiming the arrest was a violation of his First Amendment rights.

ACLU of Louisiana supports lawsuit's quest for accountability in police shooting

By Carrie Bradon | Feb 28, 2019

BATON ROUGE – A man who was arrested in August after a traffic stop has filed a federal lawsuit claiming the Baton Rouge Police Department is guilty of numerous wrongdoings, including violation of his constitutional rights and putting his life in danger by making him the subject of a manhunt.

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