Mar 14, 2018
On Monday, March 12 the ACLU of Utah organized a Facebook Live workshop on Students' Rights as students prepare for walkouts in March and April. Watch the video here!
Mar 06, 2018
Legislative Update: HB205 (Down Syndrome Abortion Ban)
A last-minute substitute could turn HB205 into a "trigger bill"--a law that is only activated after a future court decision clears the way for more abortion bans.
Feb 27, 2018
On Tuesday, February 27, 2018, the ACLU of Utah Foundation, Inc. announced a new lawsuit filed against United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and U.S Marshals over two SWAT-style, home raids on a Utah family living in Heber City in April 2017. The ACLU of Utah is being joined in this lawsuit by the ACLU’s Immigrants’ Rights Project, and Covington & Burling, LLP.
Feb 23, 2018
We need to tell the Utah Senate that HB 205—the Down Syndrome abortion ban—is an unconstitutional attack on a women’s right to choose and a waste of taxpayer money.
Feb 21, 2018
The parties to the Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission v. San Juan County have reached a positive settlement agreement regarding plaintiffs’ claims that San Juan County did not provide effective language assistance to Navajo-speaking voters and that Navajo voters had unequal voting opportunities in the County.
Feb 16, 2018
In the third episode of "ACLU on the Hill" Marina Lowe describes how an importat workplace discrimination bill overcame a high fiscal note to more forward this session
Feb 16, 2018
On February 13, Marina Lowe, the ACLU of Utah’s chief lobbyist at the Utah Capitol, provided a rapid-fire update on five legislative priorities for the ACLU of Utah. Here is part #2 of her report:
Feb 15, 2018
This week Marina Lowe, the ACLU of Utah’s chief lobbyist at the Utah Capitol, provided a rapid-fire update on five legislative priorities for the ACLU of Utah. Ready to learn more?