ACLU and El Paso Hospital Settle Body Cavity Search Lawsuit for $1.1 Million

ACLU and El Paso Hospital Settle Body Cavity Search Lawsuit for $1.1 Million

The University Medical Center of El Paso and emergency room physicians have paid a New Mexico woman $1.1 million for their role in the traumatic body cavity searches she suffered at the facility

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Warehoused and Forgotten Report

Warehoused and Forgotten Report

New report reveals shocking abuse and mistreatment of immigrant prisoners in five, privately run federal prisons in Texas.

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ACLU of Texas Annual Membership Meeting July 26

ACLU of Texas Annual Membership Meeting July 26

The meeting is open to all ACLU of Texas members.

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The ACLU of Texas is the premier advocate for civil rights and individual liberty in the Lone Star State. To defend the Constitution and keep America safe and free, we need the support of every Texan who cares about protecting our precious civil liberties.

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Request Legal Assistance/Solicitud de Asistencia Legal

Request Legal Assistance/Solicitud de Asistencia Legal

Officially request legal help from an ACLU of Texas attorney. If you are concerned about whether the time for bringing your complaint is about to pass, you should consult with an attorney of your choice.

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ACLU Comment on Gov. Perry’s Deployment of 1,000 National Guard Troops to Rio Grande Valley

ACLU Comment on Gov. Perry’s Deployment of 1,000 National Guard Troops to Rio Grande Valley

Gov. Rick Perry today announced plans to deploy 1,000 Texas National Guard troops in response to the increase in unaccompanied immigrant children.

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The Fallout from HB2: Access to Abortion Care Declining

The Fallout from HB2: Access to Abortion Care Declining

Based on research from the Texas Policy Evaluation Project (TxPEP), it’s clear that HB2 is greatly affecting Texans’ access to safe, legal and timely abortion care.

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ACLU of Texas Comment on Fifth Circuit Ruling in Fisher v. University of Texas

ACLU of Texas Comment on Fifth Circuit Ruling in Fisher v. University of Texas

The simple fact is, college graduates are better prepared to serve our diverse state when the academic environment includes people from all walks of life and with different life experiences.

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