Colorado Rights Blog


  • Tuesday Olson knew her pregnancy was in trouble and tried to access hospital care as soon as possible. But there was a problem: she was in jail. This is her story.
  • It’s time to end the death penalty in Colorado. Family members who lost loved ones to murder speak out against an unjust and broken system.

  • 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.

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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