The ACLU's Old Commitment to Liberty Infected With Partisan Ideology Staff
Posted: Oct 27, 2014 11:34 AM

The possibility of Ebola breakouts in major American cities raises difficult questions of public health, public safety, and civil liberties. So it is no great surprise that states' efforts to quarantine persons exposed to the decision would be met with threats of federal lawsuits. More interesting, however, is the appearance of one particular organization as a critic of the quarantine: the American Civil Liberties Union.