FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 5, 2016 CONTACT: ACLU-TN, 615-320-7142 KNOXVILLE –The Tennessee Coalition for Sensible Justice will host “Stopping the Revolving Door: A Conversation on Safety, Savings and Our Criminal Justice [...]
ACLU-TN executive director Hedy Weinberg's statement on Donald Trump’s election as president
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 30, 2016 CONTACT: ACLU-TN, 615-320-7142 JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – The American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee issued the following statement in response to the recent incident [...]
ACLU-TN successfully settled a lawsuit filed on behalf of a Giles County student censored by her school for wearing a pro-LGBT shirt.
ACLU-TN and others filed a class action lawsuit challenging the Tennessee Department of Corrections’ systematic denial of treatment to inmates infected with Hepatitis C.
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Tell politicians that the government has no business promoting one religion over others.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 6, 2014 CONTACT: Lindsay Kee, ACLU-TN communications director, 615-320-7142 NASHVILLE – The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit today reversed the district court rulings [...]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 4, 2014 CONTACT: Lindsay Kee, ACLU-TN communications director, 615-320-7142 NASHVILLE—Voters in Tennessee have passed Amendment 1, a dangerous ballot measure that gives politicians greater leeway to [...]
Federal Judge Rules State Violated Demonstrators’ First Amendment Rights FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 13, 2013 CONTACT: Hedy Weinberg, ACLU-TN Executive Director, 615-320-7142 NASHVILLE – In a ruling underscoring Tennesseans’ right [...]