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 Young Professionals: An Evening with the First Amendment

The ACLU Young Professionals invite you to a tour of the Open Media Foundation and presentation on the First Amendment by Denver attorney David Lane. Mr. Lane is one of Colorado’s best-known criminal defense and civil rights attorneys. He has represented numerous individuals in First Amendment freedom of speech cases both in the workplace and in many other contexts. Preceding his talk OMF will host a tour of its television studio and new media facility- see the First Amendment in action! 

5:30 p.m. Meet & Greet with wine and light refreshments
5:45 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Tour of Open Media Foundation television studio and new media facility — see the First Amendment in action!
6:30 p.m. Talk will begin followed by a Q & A session
7:30 p.m. Reception with wine and light snacks/Enter our drawing for an ACLU ‘Free Speech’ poster
Contact Caryn at 303-777-5482 ext. 109 for more event information

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