“ Fifty years ago, my wife Jean and I decided to form a chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union in Arizona. In the years since 1958, it has become the pre-eminent champion of the Bill of Rights in Arizona. Despite the many obstacles and rough times, our faith in its mission and courage has never wavered.
—Cornelius Steelink, Retired Professor, Tucson, AZ
Oct. 15, 2014 -- The ACLU of Arizona late Tuesday sent a letter to the Gilbert Public Schools Governing Board, urging them to allow science teachers to continue using the district’s honors biology textbook.
Arizonans routinely encounter Border Patrol agents. We've made some handy charts, in English and Español, so you can easily learn out about the rights you have when you interact with border agents at checkpoints or elsewhere.
President Obama: Don’t Empower an Unaccountable and Violent Agency
November 21, 2014
Which American police force had an officer arrested for misconduct almost every single day between 2005 and 2012?
Hint: It’s the same one that was responsible for at least 31 fatal encounters with private individuals since 2010, without a...