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Joaquin Marte v. Oliver et al.

On February 12, 2020, the ACLU of Pennsylvania and volunteer attorneys filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the borough of Jim Thorpe, Carbon County, and two borough police officers over a traffic stop that occurred in February 2018.

February 20, 2020 Immigrants' Rights Police Practices

Commonwealth v. Davis

If a defendant in a criminal case refuses to disclose the password to his encrypted computer, does either the Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution or Article 1, Section 9 of the Pennsylvania Constitution protect him so that he does not have to reveal it?

November 20, 2019 Privacy & Security Criminal Justice Reform

Marquez et al. v. Commonwealth et al.

The American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the Pennsylvania State Police and seven troopers on behalf of 11 motorists, alleging that the troopers targeted the motorists for vehicle stops because they are Latinx and then unlawfully det

June 27, 2019 Immigrants' Rights

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