Colorado Rights Blog


  • 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.

  • 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.

Ending a Broken System: A Community Conversation on the Death Penalty

Join the launch of the ACLU campaign to end the death penalty in Colorado! The death penalty is an expensive, arbitrary and unjust government program that risks making irreversible mistakes by executing innocent people, delays justice for victims’ families, and wastes millions of dollars that could save lives and protect the public.

Join one of ten discussion groups, meet experts in the field and learn about how you can end the death penalty in Colorado. This is your chance to have your voice heard and tell legislators to end the death penalty!


Thursday, July 18, 6 p.m. | Gateway High School | 1300 S Sable Blvd Aurora, CO 80012

Email with any questions

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