“ I support the ACLU because I am concerned about the erosion of our Constitution and I’ve always been fiercely protective of people’s civil rights. I’m a secular Humanist. I support religious freedom for everyone, including my right to freedom from religion. I’ve been an ACLU ‘card carrier’ for years and largely supported the cause through donations. Now that I’m retired, I’m donating not only money, but more importantly I’m spending my time, energy and passion to the struggle for individual rights.
Oct. 5, 2015 -- Plaintiffs in the federal lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of Arizona’s SB 1070, Valle del Sol v. Whiting, announced Monday that they will appeal part of the trial court’s summary judgment decision to the...
Sept. 25, 2015 -- Hundreds of immigrants with mental disabilities who were ordered deported after being forced to represent themselves in court may be able to return to the U.S. under terms of a settlement approved today in a landmark...
May 27, 2015 - In letters sent today to two southern Arizona counties, the ACLU of Arizona demands 911 operators change the way they handle wilderness distress calls from individuals known or perceived to be border crossers.
The Court has granted preliminary approval of apartial settlementin the case, which creates a path for reopening the immigration cases of class members who were ordered deported after November 21, 2011 and who did not receive the full benefits of the Permanent Injunction and Implementation Plan Order. Read the Summary Noticehere. (Traducción del Aviso en español disponibleaquí.)
In Wisconsin, Some Voters Are More Equal Than Others
October 1, 2015
The Wisconsin legislature disenfranchises disadvantaged populations because it doesn’t like how they vote.
Imagine risking your life by serving in the United States military and helping to defend our most precious freedoms, including our...