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Tea Series

Join the ACLU of Colorado's T.E.A. (Training Emerging Activists) series! This educational skills workshop is for youth between 15 - 21 years old. You'll receive a comprehensive, educational briefing on today's most pressing civil liberties and civil rights issues like student rights, LGBTQ rights, racial justice, immigrant rights, free speech and more. But we'll do.... | Read More

Court Watch Colorado Community Event

A Kickoff with Community Members and Concerned Activists to Keep Colorado Courts Accountable Join us for the launch of the ACLU of Colorado and the Colorado Freedom Fund’s collaborative project to decrease pretrial detention in Colorado jails by mobilizing volunteers to watch court proceedings and to collect and publish data to ensure that courts are complying.... | Read More

ACLU Lawsuit: Town Ordinance Silences Residents’ Freedom of Speech

July 25, 2019 DENVER – ACLU of Colorado attorneys sued the Town of Fraser this morning for prohibiting ACLU clients from posting communicative displays on their property that express their views on social and political issues. Beginning soon after the last presidential election, ACLU clients Melinda McWilliams and Alan Jensen began posting 2-sided displays in Jensen’s.... | Read More

Nightmares and Tragedies in Immigration Detention

KAMYAR SAMIMI died in the custody of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on December 2, 2017, 15 days after ICE agents arrested him. Mr. Samimi held a green card and had lived in the U.S. for more than four decades. Within days of his death, ACLU of Colorado sent ICE a request under the Freedom of Information Act for records related to his arrest, detention, and subsequent.... | 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....