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.

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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