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.

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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