Attorneys for the R.I. Center for Justice and the ACLU have filed a federal lawsuit on behalf of a man who spent almost eight months in solitary confinement at the ACI in retaliation for exercising his First Amendment rights.
Groups Applaud CVS for Withdrawing U.S. Supreme Court Petition that Threatened the Rights of Individuals with Disabilities
The ACLU of Rhode Island and Disability Rights Rhode Island today applauded CVS for withdrawing its petition in a pending U.S. Supreme Court case that the groups said could have turned back decades of national progress promoting the cause of disability rights.
The RI Department of Labor and Training (DLT) has agreed to take numerous steps to prevent a repeat of last year’s debacle when thousands of residents had their unemployment insurance benefit payments unexpectedly frozen without any notice or explanation.
Appeals Court Approves Settlement Restoring Equal Opportunities for Women in Brown University Athletics
In an important victory for female student athletes, a federal appeals court today unanimously affirmed approval of