Colorado Rights Blog


  • 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.

  • Leisel Kemp, whose brother Jason was killed by CSP after they entered his home without a warrant, spoke at the 2013 Bill of Rights Dinner about the ACLU’s legal advocacy on behalf of her family.

  • Out of Sight, Out of Mind is an original short film from the ACLU of Colorado about a man who has spent 17 years in solitary confinement and now suffers from debilitating mental illness.

ACLU at Cheltenham

The ACLU of Colorado, along with our sponsors, partners and volunteers, bring civil rights and civil liberties to life at Cheltenham Elementary School. Each year, our team leads instruction in civil rights history, civil liberties awareness, and in how our government works. Join us for the next series of classes on the Branches of Government:

April 13 1:00-2:00pm
April 20 1:00-2:00pm
April 27 1:00-2:00pm
For more information, contact Rosemary Harris Lytle, or 303.777.5482, ext. 111.

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