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2207, 2016

A Young Woman Seeking an Abortion Needs Compassionate Care, not Unnecessary Hurdles

The Alaska Supreme Court overturns parental notice law for teenagers seeking an abortion. Today, the Alaska Supreme Court found unconstitutional a law requiring physicians to notify a parent, guardian, or custodian of a minor seeking [...]

2107, 2016

Welcoming Constitutional Expert David Cole as Our New National Legal Director

Cole will oversee the ACLU’s Supreme Court practice and the work of the organization’s nearly 300 lawyers We’re excited to tap David Cole, a leading constitutional law expert and litigator, to become our National Legal [...]

2107, 2016

In Secret Email, CIA’s Chief Lawyer Mocked ‘Pesky Little International Obligations’

Bush administration lawyers made the law into a joke, and no one has been held accountable. In response to an ACLU Freedom of Information Act lawsuit, the government has released several documents that shed new [...]