Despite being aware that a proposed ordinance would unlawfully restrict the free speech rights of the Charleston community, members of Charleston’s Public Safety Committee advanced a bill Thursday night that presents significant concerns for free spee
Some Charleston City Council members want to pass an unconstitutional bill that would prohibit anyone from congregating near “inherently dangerous” intersections in West Virginia’s capital city.
As a matter of policy, we do not regularly call for the removal of public officials.
ACLU-WV Legal Director Loree Stark addressed members of the Capitol Building Commission during a virtual meeting Wednesday regarding the commission's authority to remove Confederate monuments from the Capitol grounds.
The following op-ed by ACLU-WV Executive Director Joseph Cohen appears in today's edition of the Charleston Gazette-Mail.