Vera Eidelman

Vera Eidelman

Vera Eidelman is a staff attorney with the ACLU's Speech, Privacy, and Technology Project. She was previously a William J. Brennan fellow with the project. Eidelman is a graduate of Stanford University and Yale Law School. Before joining the ACLU, she served as a law clerk to the Hon. Beth Labson Freeman of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.

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DeRay Mckesson Views
Saturday, March 07, 2020
Will the US Supreme Court Protect the Right to Protest?
Since this country's founding, when we've had something to say, we have taken to the streets. We've come together to celebrate our identities , to protect our land and our communities —and to push for change following injustice and tragedy . But if a recent decision from the Fifth Circuit Court of...
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Keystone protest Views
Saturday, March 03, 2018
We Will Continue to Resist the Assault on Environmental Protest
More than 50 state bills that would criminalize protest, deter political participation, and curtail freedom of association have been introduced across the country in the past two years. These bills are a direct reaction from politicians and corporations to the tactics of some of the most effective...
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Saturday, February 18, 2017
Where Protests Flourish, Anti-Protest Bills Follow
Over the past year, a historic level of activism and protest has spilled out into our nation’s parks, streets, and sidewalks — places where our First Amendment rights are at their height. The January 21 Women’s March, anchored in D.C. with echoes across the nation, was likely the single largest day...
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