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‘Banned Book Week’ Hits Too Close To Home

Ideas are powerful. That’s why intellectual freedom is protected by the First Amendment—and it's also why sometimes government tries to suppress provocative ideas.

September 28, 2018

A Local Reflection on the National Prison Strike

Last week, incarcerated individuals across the country launched a nationwide strike with 10 demands for improved living conditions, greater access to resources and the end of "modern-day slavery.”

August 28, 2018

Warrant Forgiveness Week is Aug. 7-10

The Lancaster County Attorney and the Lincoln City Attorney have designated Aug. 7-10 as "Warrant Week," a program that provides warrant forgiveness on outstanding warrants on misdemeanors in Lancaster County.
August 2, 2018

ACLU of Nebraska Launches Bail Fund and Survey

The ACLU of Nebraska launched a bail fund to address the practice of jailing low-income Nebraskans who are unable to afford money bail. If this has happened to you, we want to hear your story.

July 12, 2018

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