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New COVID-19 Case Shows Prison Overcrowding Can’t Wait

LINCOLN, Neb. – The ACLU of Nebraska is calling for state and prison officials to address chronic overcrowding in the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services in the wake of the first confirmed COVID-19 patient in the prison population.

May 13, 2020

ACLU Calls for Regulation of Meatpacking Plants

LINCOLN, Neb. – Today, the ACLU of Nebraska sent letters to four local health department directors and Nebraska Department of Labor Commissioner John Albin, calling for them to mandate increased protections for meatpacking plant workers.

May 11, 2020