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State Settles Lawsuit, Will Revise Rules for Demonstrations at State Capitol and other state properties

Plaintiffs call settlement “A win for freedom of speech”

Read the settlement agreement: 17 Stipulation to Dismiss with Prejudice and Order

HONOLULU, HI – 9/18/14 – Advocates are pleased with the promise of new rules for free speech activities on state land – including at the State Capitol – in the wake of a federal First Amendment lawsuit, … 388 more words

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Know your rights at work: requesting flexible working hours

As workers, the law is often stacked against us; there are plenty of laws that benefit employers, and when there’s a change to employment law, the effect is usually to leave us in a worse position than we were before, as with the introduction of fees for workplace tribunals, a change that meant anyone being victimised by their employer now has to pay a huge sum of money for the privilege. 660 more words

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County of Hawai‘i Faces First Amendment Lawsuit Challenging Panhandling Laws

Case to be heard by Judge Mollway on Friday, 9/19/14, 9:30 a.m.

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If Police Come To Your Door Without a Warrant, Shut Them Down Like This Guy

The Political Agitator response: The system works when you work the system. This dude worked it. But what tickled the hell out of me is it was a black cop involved and some say that certain things would not happen if it was a black cop and a black person involved. 16 more words

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Have you ever watched something on television (or Netflix) and say to yourself “why, just why would you do that?” because I know I have. I’m specifically talking about the T.v. 249 more words

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Statement on dismissal of voting rights lawsuit

Case: Lathers et al. v. Abercrombie et al.

Every day, the ACLU works to defend and protect civil rights, including the right to vote.  Every person’s vote is important, and every person who wants to vote should to be able to do so.  109 more words

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