Imprisonment is a brutal and costly response to crime that traumatizes incarcerated people and hurts families and communities.
The ACLU of Arizona is dedicated to protecting the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people in our state.
The ACLU of Arizona works to ensure all students have equal access to public education and that students’ constitutional rights are protected.
Although it has been seven years since SB 1070 was passed by the Legislature and Joe Arpaio no longer serves as Maricopa County Sheriff, Arizonans continue to experience discrimination, hostility, and civil rights violations due to perceived immigration status.
Pregnancy-related decisions are deeply personal, private decisions best left to the pregnant person, their family, and their doctor. Yet some politicians use their power to actively interfere.
Since 2008, states across the country have passed measures to make it harder for Americans—particularly black people, the elderly, students, and people with disabilities—to exercise their fundamental right to cast a ballot.