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Friday, January 19, 2018
Refugee Joseph Doe, plaintiff in an ACLU of Washington suit challenging the Trump administration’s Muslim Ban, was finally able to hug his wife and three children last night, ending four years of painful separation.  The family was reunited at SeaTac airport after a federal court in December granted a nationwide injunction against a ban that would have indefinitely prevented children and spouses from any country from joining refugees like Doe, who have already been admitted to the U.S.
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018
A legal look into the rights of students to silent protest in public schools in Washington
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Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Resources from around the internet on discussing race, racism, racial justice and current events in the classroom.
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Wednesday, January 10, 2018
On January 9, 2018, Gabriel Gomez and the City of Spokane reached a final settlement in a lawsuit Mr. Gomez filed last August over a police officer having unlawfully detained him after he was the victim of a car accident.
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Tuesday, January 9, 2018
In another rejection of the Trump Administration, the U.S. District Court in Seattle today denied a government motion to stay a nationwide Preliminary Injunction the Court issued on Dec. 24, 2017, against an administration policy that indefinitely barred certain refugees from entering the U.S. Previously, on January 5, the Court rejected a government motion to reconsider the Preliminary Injunction.
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Friday, January 5, 2018
We are hard at work in Olympia, collaborating with allies and activists to defend and extend civil liberties and civil rights during this year’s 60-day session. Here are our legislative priorities for 2018.
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Friday, January 5, 2018
Floyd Jones, a longtime ACLU-WA donor and one of the dearest men you could ever meet, has passed away.
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Friday, January 5, 2018
The U.S. District Court in Seattle today rejected a government motion to reconsider a nationwide Preliminary Injunction the Court issued on Dec. 24, 2017, against a Trump administration policy that indefinitely barred certain refugees from entering the U.S.
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Friday, December 29, 2017
The American Civil Liberties Union of Washington (ACLU-WA) is seeking a Graphic Designer to serve as the in-house designer of all digital and print publications, promotional materials, and multi-media.

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