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Appeals Court Rules for ACLU of Michigan in FOIA Case Against Detroit Public Schools

In a key victory for government transparency, a state appeals court this week ruled that Detroit Public Schools must disclose the number of student discipline cases that have been referred to the...

ACLU Michigan Urges DPS EM to Keep Bilingual Staff in Southwest Detroit Schools

The ACLU of Michigan sent a letter Monday to Detroit Public Schools (DPS) emergency manager Darnell Earley expressing concern over the recent announcement that ...

ACLU of Michigan Lauds State Supreme Court Recommendation on "Pay-or-Stay" Sentencing

December 02, 2015

The American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan is lauding a state Supreme Court proposal that could end unconstitutional "pay-or-stay" sentencing practices in courtrooms around the state.

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ACLU, Flint Residents to Sue City, State over Lead in Drinking Water

DETROIT – Residents of Flint, together with the ACLU of Michigan and the Natural Resources Defense Council, today announced their intention to sue state and city officials for ongoing violations...

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