News from the ACLU of LA
Letter to Louisiana Department of Health & Hospitals on "Abortion Licensing Standards" Proposal
The ACLU of Louisiana opposes the proposed Abortion Facilities Licensing Standards. As written, this complete overhaul of the licensing standards appears to be simply an attempt to shut down legally operating healthcare facilities, and to prevent others from opening.
Open Letter Regarding Proselytizing, Harassment And Discrimination Against Student Based Upon Sexual Orientation
The ACLU of Louisiana delivered an open letter today to the Superintendent of East Baton Rouge Schools, the principal of Broadmoor High Schools, and the Director of Transportation for East Baton Rouge Schools, concerning a student who was detained and harassed by a school bus driver in violation of the student's rights.
Open Letter to Louisiana’s Sheriffs Regarding Halloween
The ACLU of Louisiana delivered an open letter to all of Louisiana’s parish sheriffs, concerning regulation of the Halloween holiday.
Support For Marijuana Reform Grows in Louisiana
A majority of Louisiana voters oppose long sentences for marijuana possession, according to a poll conducted on September 22-23, 2014 by Public Policy Polling.
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