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3 09, 2015

ACLU-TN Calls for Sheriffs’ Association To Oppose Profiling

2016-07-07T09:57:34+00:00 September 3rd, 2015|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 3, 2015 CONTACT Lindsay Kee, ACLU-TN communications director, (615) 320-7142 NASHVILLE – The American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee sent a letter to the Tennessee Sheriffs’ [...]

2 09, 2015

Statewide Organizations Unite to Denounce Sheriffs’ Dangerous Anti-Muslim Rhetoric

2017-03-28T06:53:44+00:00 September 2nd, 2015|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

ACLU-TN and its allies released a joint statement responding to alarming xenophobic and anti-Muslim comments from Tennessee elected officials and law enforcement.

24 07, 2014

Tennessee v. Prabhakar

2017-03-28T06:53:47+00:00 July 24th, 2014|Categories: Docket|Tags: , , , , , , , |

(Case No. P8346-01, Tennessee Department of Safety, Nashville, Administrative Judge Michael Begley) Plaintiffs: Tennessee Department of Safety; Shelby County Sheriff’s Department Defendants: Aditi Prabhakar Aditi Prabhakar, a San Jose, California college [...]

23 09, 2013

Postcards Only at the Rutherford County Jail

2016-07-08T15:42:01+00:00 September 23rd, 2013|Categories: Docket|Tags: , , , , , |

In September 2013, ACLU-TN received several letters from inmates at the Rutherford County Jail and their relatives concerning a new postcard-only policy that limited inmates’ ability to receive any letters [...]

1 03, 2011

Absence of Religious Expression Policies in Davidson County Sheriff’s Office

2017-03-28T06:53:49+00:00 March 1st, 2011|Categories: Docket|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

In March 2011, ACLU-TN was contacted by a Muslim woman who was forced to remove her hijab, a religious headscarf, for a booking photo at the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office [...]