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KKK’s Years-Long Battle To “Adopt” Stretch Of Georgia Highway Headed To Trial

Four years after the Ku Klux Klan set off a lengthy legal battle by applying to adopt a stretch of road in northern Georgia near the North Carolina border, the state’s Supreme Court ruled that the controversial group’s lawsuit against Georgia can move forward.  [More]

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Couple Claims Inn Wouldn’t Allow A Non-Religious Wedding Ceremony

We’ve heard of disputes alleging religious discrimination by businesses against customers, but often those situations involve the customer having a religious belief or view, instead of the absence of religion altogether. That’s the issue at hand in a charge leveled on behalf of a Wisconsin couple filed against an Illinois inn that they claim wouldn’t let them hold a non-religious wedding ceremony. [More]

ACLU Agrees To Defend KKK’s Bid To Adopt Stretch Of Georgia Highway

ACLU Agrees To Defend KKK’s Bid To Adopt Stretch Of Georgia Highway

The American Civil Liberties Union has finally made a decision whether or not to help the Ku Klux Klan adopt a stretch of Georgia highway, and has landed on the side of defending the controversial group. And now the plot has thickened, yet again: Officials in Union County, where the highway runs, say the KKK isn’t a part of that county and therefore shouldn’t be allowed to adopt the road. [More]

ACLU Not So Sure If It’s Going To Help The KKK Adopt Georgia Highway

ACLU Not So Sure If It’s Going To Help The KKK Adopt Georgia Highway

After a local chapter of the Ku Klux Klan was denied its application to be part of Georgia’s adopt-a-highway program, the group is turning to an unlikely potential ally — the American Civil Liberties Union. It seems the ACLU is slightly uneasy about helping the KKK, but not because of the group’s beliefs. The ACLU isn’t sure if the KKK’s freedom of speech has been violated or not. [More]