Colorado Rights Blog


  • 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.

  • Leisel Kemp, whose brother Jason was killed by CSP after they entered his home without a warrant, spoke at the 2013 Bill of Rights Dinner about the ACLU’s legal advocacy on behalf of her family.

  • Out of Sight, Out of Mind is an original short film from the ACLU of Colorado about a man who has spent 17 years in solitary confinement and now suffers from debilitating mental illness.

Speakers Bureau: Kathleen Hynes on “Privacy and Civil Liberties in the Digital Age”

Technological innovation has outpaced our privacy protections. As a result, our digital footprint can be tracked by the government and corporations in ways that were once unthinkable.

 Privacy in the digital age? Find out if it really exists when Dr. Kathleen Hynes of the ACLU discusses privacy in the digital age. Advances in communication technology have improved real-time information sharing, but they’ve also fostered global debate about privacy. As new technologies become more prevalent in our lives, we open ourselves to electronic surveillance and interception. Learn more about this emerging challenge for our society and lives.

July 18, 2017

6:30pm – 7:30pm

Golden Library
1019 10th St.
Golden, CO 80401

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