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Immigration officials use driver location data from local police departments across the country, including departments in Connecticut, to target immigrants. That’s according to documents made public by the ACLU of Northern California.

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A number of undocumented immigrants testified before Connecticut lawmakers on Friday in support of legislation to tighten state laws that prohibit local law enforcement from collaborating with ICE.

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Legislation aimed at making it a little easier for the formerly incarcerated to integrate into society is one of two bills championed by the ACLU of Connecticut this year.

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This week Massachusetts voted to protect the rights of transgender people in their state. This comes after a leaked memo from the Department of Health and Human Services said the Trump administration wants to narrow the definition of sex. Raven Matherne, Connecticut’s first openly transgender elected official, explained how this would deny rights to healthcare for millions like her.     

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Relatives of a man killed by police in Connecticut are demanding the release of videos from officer body and dashboard cameras. About 60 protesters, including Black Lives Matter activists, rallied Wednesday evening in New Britain.