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.

Panel Discussion: Activism and the Law

Thursday, January 22nd, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Panel discussion will be preceded by Know Your Rights training from 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Longs Peak Student Center East Conference Room
Front Range Community College, Larimer Campus


    • Jana Schwartz, Dean of Student Services, Front Range Community College Larimer Campus
    • Erica LaFehr, President, Student Government Association, Front Range Community College Larimer Campus
    • Cory Christensen, Administrative Deputy Chief, Fort Collins Police Services
    • Jerry Schiager, Patrol Deputy Chief, Fort Collins Police Services
    • John Krieger, Director of Communications and Outreach, American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado

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