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.

Speaker’s Bureau: Targets of Discrimination

Targets of Discrimination are all persons who our society, at various points in history, excludes from the protections of our Constitution.   We the People is not as clear as you may think.

Join the presentation and the discussion with Kathleen Hynes, Ph.D., speaker for the ACLU of Colorado, on current national and local issues involving Targets of Discrimination.

April 4, 2016

Targets of Discrimination

7-8:30 p.m.

University of Colorado, Colorado Springs

University Center Room 124


Sponsored by the Southern Poverty Law Center

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