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ACLU of Colorado Sues GEO for the Wrongful Death of Kamyar Samimi

November 12, 2019 DENVER – The ACLU of Colorado filed a lawsuit today against the GEO Group, Inc., for the wrongful death of Kamyar Samimi. Mr. Samimi, a Legal Permanent Resident, died in December 2017, after two weeks in U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) custody at the Aurora Contract Detention Facility (ACDF), a for-profit detention center operated.... | Read More

Community Education Day- Know Your Rights Session

Building people power through community education Who: ACLU of Colorado and Colorado Hispanic Bar Association What: Community Education Day- Know Your Rights Immigration When: October 5th, 2019 at 11:00 Where: Hinkley High School 1250 Chamber Rd. Aurora Join us for a FREE Know Your Rights Training! We want to ensure our community members have the tools.... | Read More

News | 09.30.19

Field Organizer

The American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado (ACLU-CO) seeks a dynamic field organizer to support our statewide advocacy campaigns. This full-time, salaried position will be based in Denver. American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is the nation’s foremost defender of constitutional rights and civil liberties. ACLU of Colorado, the Colorado affiliate of the.... | Read More

LGBT Equality, News | 09.25.19

ACLU Settles Case: Colorado Company Can No Longer Discriminate Against Transgender Individuals

DENVER – The American Civil Liberties Union and the American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado announced a settlement this morning on behalf of Dashir Moore, a transgender man who was denied healthcare coverage for treatment for gender dysphoria by his former employer. Mr. Moore filed a charge of discrimination against the company because its health care plan categorically.... | Read More

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Vote Like Your Rights Depend On It
Find the information you need to exercise your right to vote, learn about ACLU-CO endorsed ballot initiatives and help us get-out-the-vote! If you're experiencing voter....
Support Real Sex Ed!
The ACLU of Colorado and our partners at Planned Parenthood have been working together to ensure that all Colorado students get the comprehensive sex education they deserve....
Standing Up for Incarcerated Kids in Colorado
The ACLU of Colorado is committed to protecting children who are in the care of the Colorado Department of Youth Corrections (DYC) and to transforming the culture at DYC....
Make Colorado a Civil Liberties Safe Zone
Now more than ever, we need Coloradans to come together in support of civil rights and liberties. Sign the pledge and tell your local and statewide leaders to protect....