One year ago, thousands of Coloradans marched in a historic display of resistance. At the ACLU of Colorado we carried that spirit throughout the year, fighting on many fronts for civil liberties. We won’t stop now.
By canceling DACA, Trump has put 800,000 young people at risk of losing their jobs and being deported from the only country they know as home. Passing the bipartisan Dream Act would protect them. We asked four Dreamers why the Dream Act is important to them and their future.
James Fisher spoke at the ACLU of Colorado Bill of Rights Dinner about how he and the ACLU are working together to stop the criminalization of poverty for the thousands of Coloradans who are trapped in debtors’ prisons.
Our membership has quadrupled in the last six months, making it possible to do more than ever to protect civil rights and civil liberties in Colorado. Thank you to all our new members, supporters, and donors, and the ones who’ve been with us for years.
Reproductive Freedom Day at the Capitol
Join the Reproductive Health Rights and Justice Coalition as we host a "field trip" style day at the state capitol. We will provide breakfast and t-shirts ($10 suggested donation) as we hear from legislators and activists in our movement followed by a lobby training. We will then tour the capitol and meet with legislators. The event will conclude in....
Death Penalty Lobby Day
We need you to end the death penalty. For months, activists across Colorado have been writing postcards to legislators asking them to end the death penalty.
On Tuesday, January 14, join us for a pivotal day of action as we converge at the capitol to deliver the postcards and speak with our representatives to advance civil liberties and end the....
Bring Our Neighbors Home Campaign Launch
We’re excited to invite you to join the ACLU and community partners on January 6th as we launch Bring Our Neighbors Home!
Bring Our Neighbors Home is a campaign by ACLU of Colorado, Colorado Freedom Fund, and the Family of Michael Marshall, focused on dramatically increasing pretrial liberty across Colorado.
Press Conference - Monday, January....
Colorado Gives Day
When every day seems to bring new attacks on the rule of law and new insults to American values, ACLU's forceful defense of civil rights and civil liberties could not be more critical.
We are using all of our strengths – litigation, supporters, communications, advocacy and electoral reach – to preserve our democratic institutions and principles.....
Know Your Rights: Police Encounters
Citizens Project welcomes the ACLU of Colorado as they provide a Know Your Rights presentation on police encounters. Join us on Thursday, December 5 to learn about your rights and how to protect yourself when dealing with law enforcement officers. There will be a one-hour presentation with a half-hour for questions.
To attend this free event,....
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....