IN THIS REPORT
An overview of our organization and the resources that enable us to pursue this mission. Those resources include our staff, board members and legal panel members who truly are the driving motor of the organization, as well as our financial resources (and related expenditures).
LEGAL ADVOCACY HIGHLIGHTS FROM 2012-2013
The ACLU of Utah maintains a robust legal program, with a full-time Legal Director and a full-time staff attorney working in partnership with a committed team of cooperating attorneys throughout the state, and even nationwide. Included in this Annual Report are several news articles about legal challenges and victories from the latter half of 2012 and throughout 2013.
POLICY ADVOCACY HIGHLIGHTS
Led by our Legislative & Policy Counsel, the ACLU of Utah keeps a high profile both at the State Capital during the Legislative Session, and around the state in various districts working with elected officials throughout the year. Included in this Annual Report are several news highlights of various policy advocacy campaigns undertaken by the ACLU of Utah, often in partnership with the national ACLU office as part of coordinated nationwide efforts.
EDUCATION AND OUTREACH HIGHLIGHTS
As part of our integrated advocacy approach to defending and expanding civil liberties, the ACLU of Utah also seeks to educate and empower the general public about individual rights and various civil liberties issues. To that end, we collaborate often with community partners, government agencies and educational institutions to offer film screenings, panel discussions, trainings, and other opportunities. Included in this Annual Report are some of our promotional fliers and announcements, to given an idea of the educational and outreach work we undertook in the past year.