Jeanne LoCicero will be next legal director of ACLU-NJ
"The status quo is unacceptable and requires meaningful change," advocates said.
New guidance urges municipal prosecutors to weigh whether a marijuana charge is worth consequences on an individual.
Freeholders deceived public, saying ICE contract vote was postponed, then voted anyway. So we sued under NJ Sunshine Law.
ID requirement in districts across 10 counties is especially disturbing right now.
We must pump the brakes on marijuana arrests and prosecutions statewide.
Right to bail doesn’t mean cash bail has to be an option
It's a grim moment. But we, the people – not courts – have the final say.
The ACLU of New Jersey and the New York Civil Liberties Union obtained an emergency stay of deportation for a father of two who was unconstitutionally taken into federal custody by immigration enforcement agents when he and his wife, a U.S. citizen, attended an interview at a federal immigration office in Manhattan as part of their application for him to obtain residency status.
It's a step in the right direction, but not yet the bill New Jerseyans deserve.
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