ACLU

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
"The direct, contemporaneous evidence shows that the full torture report is subject to the FOIA because Congress sent it to the executive branch with instructions that it be broadly used to ensure torture never happens again." —Hina Shamsi, ACLU (Image: Common Dreams)
In a decision derided by the ACLU as "disappointing," a federal judge on Wednesday ruled that the administration of President Barack Obama cannot be compelled by the court to hand over the full Senate Intelligence Committee report on CIA torture. With a lawsuit citing the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), the ACLU had sought to force the release...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Though use of body cameras for the nation's police officers has been put forth...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Most U.S. citizens across the political spectrum oppose the National Security...