ACLU-TN is suing the City of Memphis for violating a forty-year old court order that prohibits government spying on constitutionally-protected political activities.
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.
(3:16-cv-1954 , United States District Court, Middle District of Tennessee, Judge Crenshaw) ACLU-TN Cooperating Attorney: Karla M. Campbell, Branstetter, Stranch & Jennings, PLLC Co-Counsel: Elizabeth S. Logsdon, Disability Rights Tennessee [...]
The notices & settlement agreement in our juvenile solitary confinement case can be found at the link below. Final hearing: 7/19/19
(No. 1:15-cv-00107, United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee, Columbia Division, District Judge Kevin H. Sharp) ACLU-TN Cooperating Attorney: Mark J. Downton, Downton & Clark, PLLC Plaintiff: [...]
(No. 3:14-cv-1959, Jude Haynes/Bryant, United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee, Nashville Division) ACLU-TN Cooperating Attorneys: Carolyn W. Schott and Amy R. Mohan, Sherrard & Roe, PLC [...]
(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 [...]
ACLU-TN Concerns Addressed in Settlement Agreement FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 7, 2011 CONTACT: Hedy Weinberg, ACLU of Tennessee, (615) 320-7142 NASHVILLE – The Sumner County Board of Education voted last [...]
(Case No. 3:11-cv-01037, U.S. District Court, Middle District, Nashville, Judge Trauger) ACLU-TN Cooperating Attorneys: Tricia Herzfeld of Ozment Law; David Briley of Bone McAllester Norton; Patrick G. Frogge, of Bell [...]