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ACLU-NJ Unveils Vision for Shrinking Mass Incarceration

December 13, 2017

The mass incarceration crisis stems from a range of causes. Solving it calls for a range of solutions. We're released our vision for doing that.

ACLU-NJ Welcomes NJ's Next Attorney General With a List of Civil Liberties Priorities

December 12, 2017

With the nomination of Gurbir Grewal, the ACLU-NJ has issued priorities for the next AG, including reducing mass incarceration and protecting immigrants.

Muslim Ban 3.0 should not proceed even temporarily, ACLU-NJ says

December 5, 2017

The president was wrong to institute the Muslim Ban, and the Supreme Court was wrong not to put the brakes on it.

NJ and VA Can Show What State-Level Resistance Looks Like

November 7, 2017

As the first states to elect governors in the Trump era, NJ and VA can lead the way.

Social Justice Groups Condemn Racist and Xenophobic Campaign Mailer

November 2, 2017

"Immigrants make America great, but it goes deeper: immigrants make America America."

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ACLU-NJ to Livingston: Random drug testing threatens students’ rights

October 31, 2017

Livingston’s proposed random drug testing policy violates rights, erodes trust, and doesn’t stop drug use.

ACLU-NJ Cheers State Senate’s Yes Vote on Racial Impact Statements for Criminal Justice Proposals

October 5, 2017

With State Senate vote, NJ is one step closer to addressing our deep racial disparities in criminal justice.

ACLU-NJ Praises Federal Ruling Protecting Bail Reform From Challenge by Bail Bond Industry

September 21, 2017

A federal court thwarted the latest attempt from the bail bond industry to undo New Jersey’s landmark pretrial justice reform law.

ACLU-NJ Defends Man Charged Criminally For What He Said in Civil Forfeiture Suit

September 12, 2017

Hudson County Prosecutors did not inform man of his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination when forcing him to respond to forfeiture suit.

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