American Civil Liberties Union

Could Laura's Law be coming to Placer County?

When their 19-year-old daughter Laura was murdered by a mentally ill patient in 2001, Nick and Amanda Wilcox said they realized for the first time how broken the mental health syst ...

Lawsuit decision could mean fewer funds for school’s music

An American Civil Liberties Union lawsuit decision that says students shouldn’t have to pay to participate in school activities could mean fewer opportunities for the Placer High ...

Our View: Talking about our schools is necessary

If there is something good to come out of the doomsday budget crisis that local schools are mired in, it could be that it has mobilized and united parts of the community. In Nove ...