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Carline v. Garden Creations

UPDATE: Garden Creations and Katherine Carline, represented by the ACLU of Virginia and Paul Falabella of Butler Royals, PLC, have entered into a mutually agreeable settlement of a discrimination complaint under the Virginia Human Rights Act filed earlier this year with the V

January 28, 2020 Gender & Sex Discrimination Women’s Rights

Devin Nunes v. Twitter, Inc. et al (Amicus)

The American Civil Liberties Union, Public Citizen, and ACLU of Virginia filed an amicus brief urging a state circuit court to keep anonymous the identity of “Devin Nunes’ cow,” a Twitter parody account.

December 10, 2019 Free Speech

Randall Mathena v. Lee Boyd Malvo (Amicus)

Lee Boyd Malvo was sentenced to life without the possibility of parole for his role in the 2002 sniper shootings in Washington D.C., Virginia, and Maryland, which occurred when he was seventeen years old. On October 16, 2019, the U.S.

August 28, 2019

Edward Tayloe, II v. C-Ville Holdings, LLC et al.

A defamation lawsuit against a University of Virginia professor who spoke out through the news media about local issues involving the history of slavery in Charlottesville and their relationship to Confederate monuments is frivolous and should be dismissed, according to a brief in the case filed

July 22, 2019 Free Speech