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.

Colorado Gubernatorial Candidate Forum

Colorado voters will elect our next governor on November 6, 2018. This new leader will influence the direction of Colorado’s criminal justice system, marijuana regulations and broader drug policies. All candidates were invited and we’ve received confirmation so far from Mike Johnston, Cary Kennedy, Donna Lynne and Jared Polis. Join us as these candidates share their perspectives and answer timely and compelling questions on these issues.

*This event is free, but registration is strongly encouraged. Light refreshments will be served.

Saturday, June 9 at 2:30 PM – 4 PM

430 W 9th Ave., Denver, CO 80204

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Hosted by ACLU of Colorado, Colorado Criminal Justice Coalition, Harm Reduction Action Center, and Drug Policy Alliance

This event is for general educational purposes only. The sponsors are 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations and do not endorse candidates or otherwise provide support to a candidate.

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