Visit ACLU of Ohio Volunteer and Board Member Dan Tokaji’s Blog for Expert Analysis on the Voting Rights Case
From 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 29, ACLU of Ohio Legal Director Jeff Gamso will appear before the Supreme Court of Ohio. He will be arguing a death penalty issue. It used to be that when a person was sentenced to die by a jury and the death sentence was reversed for Read more…
Students Ask "Who Is Defending Our Constitution?"
From June 3, 2004 through June 25, 2004, the American Civil Liberties Union will air thirty-second television ads on cable television in the Cleveland, Columbus, Lima, Youngstown and Zanesville markets featuring schoolchildren who question the government’s restrictions of basic freedoms in the name of national security. The advertisements focus on provisions of the USA PATRIOT Read more…
CLEVELAND—The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Ohio today announced the appointment of Jeffrey Gamso as legal director. Gamso, a Toledo defense lawyer and ACLU of Ohio volunteer attorney, assumes leadership of the agency’s statewide legal department and litigation docket today, June 1. “The people of Ohio deserve the diligence of the ACLU to defend Read more…
Says President Is Misleading the Public in New TV Ads
Cleveland – The American Civil Liberties Union today urged Congress and the American people to reject the latest call by the Bush administration to extend the USA PATRIOT Act. The ACLU said that the president’s renewed request, which came in new campaign advertising that began airing today, is misleading and ignores strong bi-partisan support for Read more…