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State lawmakers consider harsher Wisconsin youth prison proposals

MADISON — A Wisconsin state Senate committee is considering a package of anti-crime bills, including three that would impose harsher punishments on youth who commit crimes. 103 more words

Politics

Portland 'Dreamer' Released on Bond After Being Arrested by ICE Agents

Federal immigration agents in Oregon showed up at the home of a so-called “dreamer” over the weekend and whisked him away without a warrant, the American Civil Liberties Union said. 899 more words

Nation/World

Oppose the ACA repeal

The House is voting soon to repeal the Affordable Care Act. We need to act quickly and tell our representatives to oppose the ACA repeal bill. 37 more words

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St. Louis Public Defender Calls for More Attorneys

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – The St. Louis Public Defender is calling for more state funding to hire more lawyers for defendants who can’t afford their own attorney. 210 more words

News

In an Unprecedented No-Show, the U.S. Pulls Out of Planned Human Rights Hearing

The United States has pulled its participation from hearings planned for today by a regional human rights body that has enjoyed the support of every U.S. 91 more words

American Civil Liberties Union

In an Unprecedented No-Show, the U.S. Pulls Out of Planned Human Rights Hearing

The United States has pulled its participation from hearings planned for today by a regional human rights body that has enjoyed the support of every U.S. 66 more words

American Civil Liberties Union

Tina Fey, Alec Baldwin, Tom Hanks Headline Facebook Live ACLU Fundraiser

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Hanks, Alec Baldwin and Tina Fey are among the stars set to appear on Facebook Live as part of a fundraiser for the American Civil Liberties Union. 111 more words

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