Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Alleging Minn. DOC Failed To Properly Prioritize Inmates For COVID VaccinesA Ramsey County judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought against the Minnesota Department of Corrections that alleged the state failed to properly protect prisoners from COVID-19.
ACLU Suit Alleges City Of Minneapolis, MPD Violated Public Data LawsThe bulk of the ACLU's lawsuit concerns the Minneapolis Police Department's practice of "coaching" officers found to have violated department policy.
Worthington Agrees To $560,000 Payment To Man Who Suffered Four Broken Ribs During ArrestA southern Minnesota city has agreed to make a number policing reforms and pay nearly $600,000 to a man whose arrest last year by a city officer left him with several broken bones and hospitalized for days.
ACLU: Minnesota Failing To Protect Inmates From The CoronavirusThe American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota is suing the state, alleging prison officials have not taken adequate precautions to protect inmates from COVID-19.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: ACLU Sues To Release Moose Lake Inmates During OutbreakThe American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota is suing to release inmates endangered by COVID-19 at Moose Lake prison in northern Minnesota.
'They Took Me Away From My Family': ACLU-MN Sues Department Of Justice For Holding American Citizen In ICE CustodyOn Thursday, the ACLU of Minnesota sued the federal government for unlawfully holding an American citizen in ICE custody for a total of 11 months.
ACLU Seeks To Overturn Minnesota’s Limit On Voter AssistanceThe ACLU says the Minnesota law is unconstitutional, and has a disproportionate impact on refugee communities who may need help with translating, including the Hmong community.
ACLU Sues St. Paul Police For Refusal To Provide Data"This information is essential to make sure that all interactions with police are safe and just."
ACLU Sues Worthington For Arrest That Left Man With Nearly $150K In Medical BillsA lawsuit against a southern Minnesota city and its police department alleges that excessive force was used in an arrest earlier this year, leaving a man with several broken bones and nearly $150,000 in medical bills.
Man Receives $60,000 In Traffic Stop Maltreatment CaseA man has won a $60,000 settlement as part of a lawsuit against the Buffalo Ridge Drug Task Force and the City of Worthington for what the American Civil Liberties Union called a brutal attack in 2016.
US & ACLU Deeply Divided On How To Reunify Separated FamiliesThe Trump administration and the American Civil Liberties Union on Thursday revealed widely divergent plans on how to reunite hundreds of immigrant children with parents who have been deported since the families were separated at the U.S.-Mexico border.
ACLU Sues Faribault, Says Rental Ordinance Racially DiscriminatesThe ACLU says requirements disproportionately affect black residents, who are arrested at a higher rate than whites, and Somali-Americans.
ACLU Calls Worthington Arrest 'Disturbing,' Seeks InvestigationThe ACLU is calling for an investigation into a Minnesota drug task force agent in connection to dashcam video of an arrest last summer in Worthington.
ACLU Files Complaint Against AG SessionsAttorney Christopher Anders says Sessions made false statements during sworn testimony in January.
Head Of Minnesota ACLU Stepping Down Due To Health IssuesAfter 20 years, the head of the American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota is stepping down.