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Denver: Know Your Rights Training

ACLU of Colorado Director of Communications and Outreach, John Krieger, will facilitate a Know Your Rights training in Denver on June 9. The event is hosted by Denver Homeless Out Loud.

Know Your Rights
Tuesday, June 9, 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Sonny Lawson Park
2301 Welton Street (the corner of 24th and Welton)
Denver, CO  80205

The free training will include information on how to assert your rights and how to safely monitor police activity for misconduct. Food will be provided.

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