Supreme Court Issues Ruling on Fulton v City of Philadelphia
The Supreme Court issued a narrow fact-specific ruling in Fulton v. City of Philadelphia that does not create a license to discriminate based on religious beliefs but allows CSS to exclude LGBQ&T foster parents.
The ACLU of Pennsylvania has released a new edition of its report More Law, Less Justice, exposing how Pennsylvania state legislators continue to pass bills that expand the commonwealth’s criminal justice system with an overreliance on punishment.
Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala has instructed his office to refuse all plea deals for clients of attorney Milton Raiford just days after Mr. Raiford criticized the DA’s office for what he characterized as systematic racism.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania filed a federal lawsuit today alleging that Montgomery County violated the ACLU-PA’s First Amendment rights by denying ACLU lawyers access to people held in the county jail.