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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.


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...

Judge Permits ACLU Lawsuit Challenging Michigan's ID Policy to Move Forward

DETROIT—A federal judge today refused to dismiss an ACLU lawsuit challenging a state policy that makes it nearly impossible for transgender Michiganders to change gender markers on their driver's...

ACLU Lawyers Argue That Michigan Secretary of State ID Policy Is Illegal

DETROIT—Lawyers from the ACLU and the ACLU of Michigan argued Wednesday against a Michigan Secretary of State policy that prevents many transgender men and women from correcting the gender on...


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