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.

Two events in Telluride

Join ACLU of Colorado in Telluride this weekend for a Know Your Rights Training and a discussion with our Executive Director.

Civil Rights Work in the Age of Trump

Nathan Woodliff-Stanley, Executive Director
Alejandra Garza, Field Director

Cash Bar w/ Appetizers Provided

Saturday, September 9, 2017
5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Baked in Telluride
127 South Fir Street, Telluride, CO 81435

Know Your Rights for the Immigrant community in Telluride

Friday, September 8
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Telluride Fire Station No. 1
131 W Columbia, Telluride, CO

Dinner provided.

Conozca Sus Derechos para la comunidad inmigrante en Telluride

 Viernes, 8 de Septiembre
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Estacion de Bomberos en Telluride No. 1
(Telluride Fire Station)
131 W Columbia, Telluride, CO

Cena provista.

Both events are free and all are welcome.
For questions please contact Jill A. Higham at

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