Through litigation, legal advocacy, and public education, the ACLU of Utah works to protect the basic rights and liberties of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people.
Voting is the cornerstone of our democracy and a fundamental right upon which all our civil liberties rest.
Through litigation, advocacy, and public education, we are dedicated to ensuring that Utah's prisons, jails, and other places of detention comply with the Constitution, domestic law, and international human rights principles.
Years have passed since 9/11, yet our nation still faces the challenge of remaining both safe and free. Our choice is not, as some would have it, between safety and freedom.
Differences in opportunity continue to negatively affect people of color, and discrimination against racial minorities often leads to dramatically unequal outcomes in a broad spectrum of areas including, education, employment, and even rates of incarceration.
ACLU Utah works to ensure that every person can make the best decision for themselves and their family about whether and when to have a child without undue political interference.