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Recent Activity

ACLU Commends Governor for Appointing Former AG Sachs to Investigate MSP Spying

Mr. Sachs has long been a respected voice for the Bill of Rights

Issues: Free Speech Safe and Free Police Practices Open Government

ACLU Lawsuit Uncovers State Police Spying on Activists

Targets are Peace and Anti-Death Penalty Groups

Issues: Free Speech Safe and Free Police Practices Open Government

ACLU Files Lawsuit to Obtain Information Related to Government Spying on Peace Groups

Concerned that the MSP are hiding information related to surveillance of local peace activists and groups

Issues: Free Speech Safe and Free Police Practices Open Government

ARCHIVE: ACLU defends U.S. citizen removed from flight for appearing Muslim

In 2002, the ACLU represented a U.S. Citizen of Moroccan descent removed from airline flight because he appeared Muslim

Issues: Immigrants' Rights Safe and Free Racial Justice Religious Liberty

ARCHIVE: Statement of ACLU-MD client Hassan Sader

Statement of ACLU of Maryland client Hassan Sader on being racially profiled and wrongfully removed from an airline flight

Issues: Immigrants' Rights Racial Justice Religious Liberty

ACLU Report Urges Action Plan to Modernize Baltimore City School Buildings

"Buildings for Academic Excellence" urges large-scale building and renovation effort

Issues: Education Reform School Facilities Youth Rights

ACLU, NAACP Celebrate Passage of “Prisoners of the Census” Redistricting Legislation

Issues: Racial Justice Voting Rights and Elections

Bill to Ban Police Spying on Peaceful Activists Introduced Today by Legislative Leaders

Bill will codify the recommendation of the Sachs Report

Issues: Free Speech Safe and Free Police Practices Open Government