November 30, 2016
DETROIT—Citing concerns over potential Constitutional violations, the ACLU of Michigan, Michigan Immigrant Rights Center and researchers today filed a federal lawsuit against the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Customs and Border...
ACLU of Michigan Calls for Apology, Restorative Practices in Wake of Racial Taunts by Royal Oak Middle SchoolersNovember 17, 2016
UPDATE (11/22/16): Royal Oak Schools today issued the following statement denying allegations, as described in the ACLU letter, that a teacher asked an African-American student to emulate how slaves danced for their masters: "An...
Major Legal Win for Water Crisis Victims As Federal Court Orders Bottled Water Delivery to Flint ResidentsNovember 11, 2016
DETROIT–Federal judge David M. Lawson has ordered Michigan state officials and the City of Flint to deliver bottled...
October 26, 2016
The story behind the disability rights case being argued in the U.S. Supreme Court on Halloween is a story about the contrast between kindness and cruelty, a story about the right way and the wrong way to treat kids with disabilities.
ACLU of Michigan and Education Law Center Sue to Protect Schoolchildren from State and Local Violations of Federal LawsOctober 18, 2016
FLINT – On behalf of 15 named plaintiffs and tens of thousands of schoolchildren in Flint, the ACLU of Michigan and the Education...