Shasta Union Settles With ACLU Over Illegal Drug Testing

The American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California (ACLU-NC) has reached a settlement with the Shasta Union High School District in a lawsuit challenging the district’s illegal policy of drug testing students, without any suspicion of drug use, who participate… Continue Reading


Friday Funny: Outside Redding’s Library, a Strange Group Loiters

The ACLU and Tea Partiers have gone mad with invitations to the city — for a date in court. Now a judge has put a temporary restraining order on the city of Redding’s new policy for leafletting in front of the library. Read more about it here.

Phil Fountain is a cartoonist, writer and occasional bed-wetter based … Continue Reading


Debate on Free Speech at the Library Continues

A debate over free speech as it relates to distributing information in front of the Redding Library will begin a new chapter on March 2, when the Shasta Public Library Advisory Committee meets to discuss its proposed regulations. At issue… Continue Reading