ACLU of Georgia

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Whitest, et al. v Crisp County Board of Education

The American Civil Liberties Union of Georgia and Mitchell & Shapiro LLP, filed suit against the Cobb County Police Department for arresting and jailing three innocent Georgians based on the unfounded suspicions of a so-called “Drug Recognition Expert” who charged each with allegedly driving under the influence of marijuana.

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Colotl v Kelly

The American Civil Liberties Union of Georgia and Mitchell & Shapiro LLP, filed suit against the Cobb County Police Department for arresting and jailing three innocent Georgians based on the unfounded suspicions of a so-called “Drug Recognition Expert” who charged each with allegedly driving under the influence of marijuana.

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Handy v. Fitzgerald

The ACLU of Georgia filed a motion to dismiss its suit, after the Georgia Department of Public Health reversed course and issued a birth certificate to ACLU clients Elizabeth Handy and Bilal Walk with the name they designated for their daughter.

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Evans v. Georgia Regional Hospital

The ACLU of Georgia and the American Civil Liberties Union filed a friend-of-the-court brief arguing that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act clearly prohibits workplace discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.

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ACLU of Georgia v Kelly

The American Civil Liberties Union of Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and West Virginia and the American Civil Liberties Union Foundation of Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and West Virginia (together with the American Civil Liberties Union,”ACLU”) submitted a Freedom of Information Act (“FOIA”) request for records  regarding Mr. Trump’s ban on individuals who were traveling from nations where Islam is the dominant religion.

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