Criminal Justice Reform

Imprisonment is a brutal and costly response to crime that traumatizes incarcerated people and hurts families and communities.

LGBTQ+ Rights

The ACLU of Arizona is dedicated to protecting the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual,  transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people in our state.

Education Equity

The ACLU of Arizona works to ensure all students have equal access to public education and that students’ constitutional rights are protected.

Immigrants' Rights

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.

Reproductive Freedom

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.

Voting Rights

Arizona has long been a hotbed for voter suppression and election interference, with hundreds of anti-democracy bills filed in the state legislature year after year. For many years, the ACLU of Arizona has been actively combating these threats through advocacy, coalition work, and litigation.