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.

The ACLU and Immigrant Rights

Join civil liberties activists and other community members for "The ACLU and Immigrant Rights," a lively presentation and Q&A on the American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado and its view that while our nation has unquestioned authority to control its borders and to regulate immigration, we must follow the rule of law, the fundamental norms of humanity and the requirements of the Constitution.

Speakers Bureau Volunteer Kathleen Hynes, PH.D will headline this event. Free and open to the community. 

Location:  High Plains Unitarian Universalist Church, 1825 Dominion Way, Colorado Springs 80918. 

For more information on the ACLU of Colorado Speakers Bureau, contact Coordinator John Scott at

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