The family of Kevin Desir, a man killed while being detained at the North Broward Bureau detention center, and the Decarcerate Broward Coalition, a community organizing collective spearheaded by Chainless Change Inc., announced that they will host a silent march and vigil in honor of Kevin.
Today, the Supreme Court of the United States issued a decision in New York State Rifle & Pistol Association Inc. v. Bruen, striking down New York’s restriction on concealed carry and eroding the legal basis for gun regulations.
The Supreme Court ruled in Vega v. Tekoh today that a person cannot sue a police officer under federal civil rights laws for violating their Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination by failing to provide a Miranda warning.
Civil and Immigrants' Rights Organizations Condemn Signing of Anti-immigrant Bill (SB 1808) by Gov. DeSantis
Civil rights and immigrants’ rights organizations across the state denounced Gov. Ron DeSantis’ signing of SB 1808 into law today. The groups say the law is discriminatory and seeks to unjustly and unlawfully target immigrant communities.
Court Grants Permanent Injunction Against Two Laws that Undermine the Citizen Initiative Process in Florida
The ACLU of Florida, representing the Fair Elections for Democracy Campaign, secured a permanent injunction in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida in its challenge against 2021’s Senate Bill 1890, a law that undermined the citizen initiative process.
New website offers information to help Florida drivers with unlawfully suspended licenses