May 24, 2018
The American Civil Liberties Union of Utah seeks to hire a full-time Community Outreach Fellow to build community connections and empower individuals to advance civil liberties and individual freedoms statewide. This position is funded for one year.
May 21, 2018
Join the ACLU of Utah contingent in the Utah Pride Parade through downtown Salt Lake City on Sunday, June 3, 9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.. We are Open to All!
May 15, 2018
The lawsuit on behalf of Dustin Porter and Steven Drollette (“Plaintiffs”) seeks damages and injunctive relief for a pattern of severe cruelty against them while they were incarcerated at the Daggett County Jail. In their complaints, the Plaintiffs describe being shocked with a Taser for guards’ entertainment, being attacked by police dogs, being physically assaulted, being threatened with a gun, and being denied medical and mental health care, among other instances of abuse.
May 11, 2018
Youth activists claim over $10,000 in scholarship awards!
2018 is the eleventh year that the ACLU of Utah is awarding scholarships to Utah’s outstanding college-bound high school seniors who have demonstrated a strong commitment to civil liberties activism.
May 08, 2018
We had a wonderful celebration and are grateful to all of our friends, supporters and community partners that joined us. Photos are coming soon!
May 04, 2018
On April 30 the Salt Lake City Police Department (SLCPD) released the body-camera footage of the April 18 police-involved shooting of Delorean Pikyavit in Sugar House.
Apr 27, 2018
The 2018 Legislative Session is history... but the ACLU of Utah has compiled a record of the priority bills that we worked on this year.
Our "2018 Legislative Session Review" highlights 35 of the most important bills that demonstrate some of the highs and lows of the 2018 session, from a civil liberties perspective.
Apr 16, 2018
Our cover story "Fighting Back" describes the ordeal of Berenice Resendiz, whose family experienced two SWAT-style immigration raids that terrified her young children and violated their Fourth Amendment rights. You can also read about the ACLU of Utah’s new Campaign for Smart Justice, our voting rights victory for Navajo residents of San Juan County, our legislative wrap up, and so much more.