School teacher Dennis Henderson was arrested on a Homewood Street, after attending a community rally to address police community relations.
Should “In God We Trust” be posted in public school buildings? That’s what a bill introduced by a suburban Pittsburgh legislator would require.
His message may not be for everyone, but the president of the Mon Valley Republican Committee says his freedom to deliver that message is being trampled on.
Officials in the third-largest county in Pennsylvania have agreed to issue same-sex marriage licenses, despite a state law that bans the practice.
The American Civil Liberties Union said it filed the first known legal challenge Tuesday seeking to overturn a state law effectively banning same-sex marriage in Pennsylvania, the only northeastern state that doesn’t allow it or civil unions.
Several community groups say they want more input before Mayor Luke Ravenstahl hires a new police chief.
The ACLU has filed a class-action lawsuit again the Pittsburgh Police Bureau claiming racial discrimination in its hiring policies for police recruits.
Ten regular voters say Pennsylvania’s new voter identification law will prevent them from voting in this November’s election and they estimate as many as 80,000 to 800,000 Pennsylvanians do not have acceptable photo IDs to vote.
KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino talks to Jim Davis, attorney and school solicitor For Brownsville Area Schools.
Are students required to say the Pledge of Allegiance at school? That was the question that confronted school officials at the Brownsville Middle School and the wrong answer has resulted in a federal lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union.
Gov. Tom Corbett has signed a controversial bill that requires all voters to show identification at the polls.
KDKA’s Mike Pintek is joined by Susan Herman, President of the American Civil Liberties Union and author of a new book, Taking Liberties.
The ACLU has filed a lawsuit on behalf of nine Mexican men who say they were falsely arrested at a local shopping mall and held for hours.
A superintendent is taking heat from the ACLU. Frank McClard, superintendent in the Lakeview School District, is accused of mandating prayer in his district.
Legal director of the Pennsylvania ACLU, Vic Walczak, joined KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek Tuesday afternoon to discuss Pittsburgh Police Commander George Trosky’s requirement for all police vehicles to stop at least 10 drivers each month for violating the state’s vehicle code.