ACLU Asks Walmart to Pull Merchandise Bearing Offensive, Racial Slur, “Redskins” From Store in Paw PawSeptember 19, 2018
The ACLU of Michigan, in a letter sent today to Walmart CEO Doug McMillon, has asked the retail giant to remove merchandise bearing the offensive, racial slur “Redkins” from its store in Paw Paw, Michigan. The racial slur is the name of the Paw...
Community Organizations, Separated Families and ACLU of Michigan Challenge Latest Version of Trump Administration’s Muslim BanSeptember 13, 2018
Michigan-based Arab American community organizations, families separated by President Trump’s Muslim ban and the ACLU of Michigan renewed their challenge to the ban today in Arab American Civil Rights League v Trump.
State Board of Canvassers Votes Unanimously to Certify Promote the Vote to Appear on the November BallotSeptember 06, 2018
Promote the Vote (PTV), a measure to secure voting rights in Michigan, has been certified by the Michigan Board of State Canvassers, which voted unanimously this morning to certify the measure to appear on...
September 04, 2018
Prison sentences in Michigan are long and getting longer with people spending more time behind bars than ever before. In fact, Michigan has one of the longest averages for time served in prison in the U.S....
ACLU of Michigan Releases Blueprint to Cut Prison Population by 23,000, Saving Taxpayers $1.8 billionSeptember 04, 2018
The ACLU of Michigan today released “Blueprint for Smart Justice: Michigan,” a new report that outlines how the state can cut its prison population by more than 23,ooo inmates by 2025 and save taxpayers more than $1.8 billion over the next seven...