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...Sens. Leahy and Grassley have asked for a response to their letter by Jan. 30. And last month, the American Civil Liberties Union filed an amicus brief supporting a Baltimore man charged in a murder-for-hire scheme based on information...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-28/sorry-wrong-number
Georgia lawmakers seek curb on cops

...with no set term, including Americans arrested on U.S. soil. Critics call it unconstitutional, even the American Civil Liberties Union that conservatives generally oppose.Although the issues involve fundamental legal principles, no one in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-01/georgia-lawmakers-seek
American Civil Liberaties Union lawsuit accuses DeKalb County of targeting the poor with court fine collection practices

...alternatives to incarceration, according to a federal lawsuit filed Thursday.The suit was filed by the American Civil Liberties Union on behalf of Kevin Thompson, a DeKalb County man who was jailed after he was unable to pay more than $800...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-29/amercian-civil-liberit
Shades of 'Selma': Georgia still fighting battles for religious liberty

...Democrats, are strongly against such protections. They are bolstered by liberal organizations such as the American Civil Liberties Union and various gay groups who want to stop mentions of Christianity in public because they fear the Bible's teachings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-01-25/shades-selma-geo
Driving while black? New app developers offer advice

...app released this summer that lets people rate their interactions with law enforcement. And last month, American Civil Liberties Union affiliates in four states unveiled "Mobile Justice," an app that allows users to take video of police encounters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-11/driving-while-black-develope
The successor Georgia needs

...nation's core values, Hice brings almost 25 years of experience as a Baptist minister to the table.When the American Civil Liberties Union sued the Barrow County Board of Commissioners in 2003 to remove its courthouse's Ten Commandments display...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-28/successor-georgia-nee
In fight against fraud, Chase, Wells Fargo are quietly harvesting some callers' voiceprints

...reservations about the practice."Reducing fraud is a good thing," said Jay Stanley, an analyst at the American Civil Liberties Union. But he warned that "we can't anticipate what bright new uses this database will be put to in the future...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-13/fight-against-fraud-chase-
Police using military-grade equipment concerns some Augusta-area residents

...Johnson, D-Ga., to introduce legislation to curtail the acquisition of military equipment.A report by the American Civil Liberties Union found that $4.3 billion worth of property had been transferred through the 1033 Program. The value of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-23/police-using-military-
Officials say voter ID law working well in SC

...registration card to include a photo, Whitmire said.Susan Dunn, an attorney with the state chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union, said turnout was too low in the primaries to know the law's effect. Just 16 percent of registered voters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-05/officials-say-voter-id-law-wo
Purely partisan 'reform'

...conservative candidates ? has zero bipartisan support.Not even Democrats' most reliably liberal ally ? the American Civil Liberties Union ? will get behind it, calling it a danger to civil liberties.Democrats know there's no chance of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-23/purely-partisan-refor