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Job Notice: Digital Communications Strategist

Dec 23, 2021

The American Civil Liberties Union of Utah seeks to hire a passionate and innovative Digital Communications Strategist to plan and execute high-impact digital communications products to increase engagement in and visibility of our work. 

ACLU of Utah Statement on the Legislative Audit of Healthcare in State Prisons

Dec 09, 2021

Under the federal and Utah constitutions, state and county governments are required to maintain and protect the health, safety, and dignity of the people who they incarcerate. While people in jail and prisons are serving time for criminal convictions, they never lose those rights. The recent audit finding "systemic deficiencies" in Utah's healthcare system for people incarcerated by the state may have been completed during a pandemic, but the issues go back many years. 

Job Posting: Development Director

Dec 06, 2021

The American Civil Liberties Union of Utah is seeking an experienced, energetic, and innovative Development Director to cultivate the financial capacity and resources necessary for the organization’s continued success and growth.

Statement on Jackson Women’s Health

Dec 06, 2021

On December 1st, the Supreme Court of the United States heard oral arguments in Jackson Women’s Health, concerning Mississippi’s 15-week ban and its challenge to Roe v. Wade and decades of precedent recognizing the right of individuals to decide when and how to become a parent. 

ACLU of Utah Statement on Book Banning and the First Amendment

Nov 22, 2021

The ACLU of Utah supports the First Amendment by opposing attempts to ban books from Utah’s public schools. Furthermore, we have a track record of successfully challenging unlawful attempts to censor content in school libraries. 

Abortion Case Flashcards

Nov 02, 2021

With major legal challenges to abortion rights pending in Texas and Mississippi, as well as the ACLU of Utah's lawsuit against Utah's own 18-week abortion ban, it's easy to confuse the details of each case.  To help out, we created a new series of Abortion Lawsuit Flashcards to keep these cases separate. 

Redistricting is the most important thing happening now in Utah

Oct 29, 2021

At the ACLU of Utah, we believe in a simple truth. We believe that people should select their representatives, and not the other way around.

2021 Youth Activist Scholarship

Sep 29, 2021

For the past fourteen years, the ACLU of Utah has celebrated and recognized emerging young leaders in our state. This year, we are proud to announce that four graduating seniors received $4,500 in financial assistance through the ACLU of Utah’s 2021 Youth Activist Scholarship Program.

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