The ACLU of Florida filed a lawsuit against the Florida Department of Corrections to determine how it figures out release dates that affect tens of thousands of people in prison and their families as well as its own internal planning.
The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc. (LDF), ACLU of Florida, and Community Justice Project filed a federal lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida challenging a recently enacted state law (H.B.
Prison Legal News v. Larry Mayo, et al
S.J., Appellant, v. Malcolm THOMAS and School Board for Escambia County, Florida, Appellees.
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Florida brought a federal lawsuit against the Collier County Sheriff’s Office on behalf of an employee of the sheriff’s department who was repeatedly discriminated against for observing the tenets of the Hasidic Jewish faith.
The City of Miami sought to dissolve the Pottinger consent decree concerning the treatment of individuals experiencing homelessness in Miami. On February 15, 2019, the district court terminated the decree. We appealed and filed our opening brief on September 13, 2019.