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.

Know Your Rights Training

If you’ve wondered what rights you (still) have when stopped by police – and how to assert them successfully – this is your chance to find out. If you want to learn how to speak more effectively about civil rights and civil liberties, this is a chance for you, too.

Hear from two of the ACLU’s finest …

Public Policy Director Denise Maes & former Campaigns Manager Erik Maulbetsch

5:30-7 PM, Thursday, June 7, 2012

ACLU of Colorado, 303 E. 17th Avenue, Third Floor

Refreshments and Beverages Served

Sponsored by the Speakers Bureau of the ACLU of Colorado & the ACLU of Colorado Race to Justice Coalition

RSVP to or contact John Scott at 303.596.6139

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