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ACLU sues over Indiana law denying gender affirming care to inmates

ACLU sues over Indiana law denying gender affirming care to inmates

The American Civil Liberties Union says Indiana’s new law prohibiting gendering affirming care for inmates violates the Eighth Amendment’s prohibition against cruel and unusual punishment. File Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI Aug. 28 (UPI) — The American Civil Liberties Union on Monday launched a suit targeting a newly enacted Indiana law prohibiting gender affirming surgery to transgender prison inmates. In the …

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Texas Voter Suppression Law Violates Civil Rights, Judge Rules: A bench trial ov…

Texas Voter Suppression Law Violates Civil Rights, Judge Rules: A bench trial ov…

A bench trial over Senate Bill 1 is set for next month By Maggie Q. Thompson, 3:41PM, Fri. Aug. 18, 2023 Early voting for the 2022 midterm election at LBJ School of Public Affairs (Photo by John Anderson) Remember how the state threw tens of thousands of Texans’ ballots out in 2022? The ACLU says, all told, nearly 40,000 rejections …

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