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ACLU sues over medical records

JUNEAU - The ACLU of Alaska is suing the state, seeking the return of medical records seized...Medicaid Fraud Control Unit and that 400 patient files were taken. While the ACLU says it doesn't argue with the state's ability to investigate allegations...
ACLU objects to subpoena power

JUNEAU - The ACLU of Alaska is calling a bill that seeks to crack down on sex offenders another committee. Jeffrey Mittman, the executive director of the ACLU of Alaska, said sex offenders must be prosecuted. But he said there's...
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Court ruling a victory for gay couples

...Amendment does not bar consideration of Harris' equal protection claim," and "(b)ased on our decisions in Schmidt and ACLU, we hold that the workers' compensation statute facially discriminates between same-sex and opposite-sex couples."Alaska's...
What to do with the ACLU?

...Notorious" does, however, describe in full the ACLU. The ACLU is unfavorably known for accomplishing little in the way of actual human kindness and compassion. The ACLU's only purpose is to inform the public that it will...
My Turn: ACLU wrong about booze, everything else

...against children - raping young boys. The ACLU now is arguing against legislation that...Feb. 19). Negative comment by the ACLU probably is the best endorsement the bill's...legislation, completely missed by the ACLU, is that the offender ultimately will...
ACLU fights tax break

...non-religion," said Michael Macleod-Ball, the ACLU of Alaska's executive director. If the...other nonprofits and charitable groups, the ACLU would not oppose it, Macleod-Ball said. On Monday, the ACLU, along with Anchorage residents Ray Metcalfe...
ACLU: Proposed drug testing is unconstitutional

...American Civil Liberties Union of Alaska. The ACLU of Alaska urged the Juneau School District...Jeffrey Mittman, executive director for the ACLU of Alaska, said Thursday the organization...our duty to share our analysis. But the ACLU will always vigorously defend against improper...
ACLU names Mertz Civil Libertarian of the Year

...Sound off on the important issues at The ACLU honored Mertz on Saturday at its Liberty...Sharon Leganza, executive director of ACLU Alaska. "It was an easy choice. He has...civil liberties," said Jennifer Smerud, ACLU development director. Last spring the...
ACLU sues state on marijuana law

...Macleod-Ball, executive director of the ACLU of Alaska. The lawsuit also claims the...disputes. Along with the lawsuit, the ACLU is asking a Juneau Superior Court judge...that it's more dangerous." Joining the ACLU as a plaintiff is an anonymous 54-year-old...
ACLU appeals gay benefits case to state Supreme Court

...employees and their partners have joined the ACLU in the suit that goes back to 1999, shortly...Several of the couples live in Juneau. The ACLU expects the state's highest court to...lesbian couples the option of marrying," ACLU attorney Ken Choe said in a news release...


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