Ben Carson’s take on Islam wins support on the right
Former neurosurgeon Ben Carson was bailed out of the controversy over his views of Islam by an unexpected ally. Nihad Awad, executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, called a ne...
Stingray spying: FBI's secret deal with police hides phone dragnet from courts
The FBI is taking extraordinary and potentially unconstitutional measures to keep local and state police forces from exposing the use of so-called “Stingray” surveillance technology across the United ...
Millions of cars tracked across US in 'massive' real-time DEA spy program
American Civil Liberties Union warns scanning of license plates by Drug Enforcement Agency is building a repository of all drivers’ movements
American Civil Liberties Union
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People for the American Way
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Southern Poverty Law Center
The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) is an American nonprofit legal advocacy organization specializing in civil rights and public interest litigation. It is noted for its legal victories against whi...
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Ben Carson’s take on Islam wins support on the right
Former neurosurgeon Ben Carson was bailed out of the controversy over his views of Islam by an unexpected ally. Nihad Awad, executive director of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, called a ne...
Stingray spying: FBI's secret deal with police hides phone dragnet from courts
The FBI is taking extraordinary and potentially unconstitutional measures to keep local and state police forces from exposing the use of so-called “Stingray” surveillance technology across the United ...
Institute for Justice
The Institute for Justice (IJ) is a non-profit libertarian public interest law firm in the United States. It has litigated five cases considered by the United States Supreme Court, on topics including...
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Public Leadership Education Network
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Catholic sex abuse cases
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Defending Dissent Foundation
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National Center for Lesbian Rights
The National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) is a national non-profit, public interest law firm that advocates for equitable public policies affecting the LGBT community, provides free legal assistan...
New York Lawyers for the Public Interest
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Liberty Institute
The Liberty Institute is a religious liberty advocacy and legal defense organization founded in 1972 under the name Free Market Foundation. Liberty Institute is headed by Kelly Shackelford, one of the...
First Amendment Center
The First Amendment Center supports the First Amendment and builds understanding of its core freedoms through education, information and entertainment.The center serves as a forum for the study and ex...
Mark Potok
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Legal Aid Justice Center
The Legal Aid Justice Center is a Virginia based non-profit organization which provides legal services and advocacy to low income individuals. It was founded in 1967 when its Charlottesville office wa...
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Women Thrive Worldwide
Women Thrive Worldwide formerly Women's Edge, is a nonpartisan coalition created in 1998 that advocates for international economic and human right policies that support women. Working with the U.S. go...
National Conference of Black Lawyers
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Rutherford Institute
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National Alliance of Latin American and Caribbean Communities
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