Oct 27, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | A week before the 2020 election, the ACLU of Utah is releasing a detailed survey of the election webpages operated by the state’s county clerks. In Utah, county clerks are responsible for organizing elections in each of the state’s 29 counties, wielding considerable authority over how, when, and where residents receive their ballots and cast their votes.
Oct 23, 2020
The Fall 2020 issue of Liberty Reporter newsmagazine is out--with a cover story on how we can sustain the energy of this summer's protests and marches into the 2020 Election.
Oct 22, 2020
Check out all the "Ask Me Anything" videos from the the ACLU's Election Protection Team...
Oct 16, 2020
It's election season! To help you out, the ACLU of Utah created a new "Know Your Voting Rights" brochure that is full of useful information about how to 1) Register to vote, 2) Vote by mail, 3) Return your ballot, and 4) Make sure your ballot gets counted.
Oct 16, 2020
As the entire world has been turned upside down by COVID-19, it is probably no surprise that the ACLU of Utah is doing something unique to raise much-needed funds to support our legal, advocacy, and community outreach work throughout Utah.
This year, in lieu of hosting a physical or virtual event for our supporters, we have created Answering the Call.
Sep 30, 2020
September 30, 2020:
Today the ACLU of Utah announced a settlement in the lawsuit, Marquez Yañez v. Burdine et al, filed in January 2020 on behalf of the Yañez family of Salt Lake City against Utah Division of Adult Probation & Parole (AP&P).
Sep 23, 2020
"On behalf of the American Civil Liberties Union of Utah, Comunidades Unidas, Planned Parenthood Association of Utah, Utah Coalition of La Raza, Voices for Utah Children, March for Our Lives Utah, and Salt Lake COVID-19 Mutual aid, we write to urge that you heed the advice of public health experts and release people in Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody at Cache County Jail and Purgatory Correctional Facility, beginning with the medically vulnerable, and cease the transfer of Utahns to these facilities and out of state."
- ACLU of Utah
Sep 16, 2020
The ACLU of Utah seeks a Development and Finance Coordinator to join its team in the fight for civil rights and individual liberties. As a state affiliate of the American Civil Liberties Union, the ACLU of Utah operates through a model of integrated advocacy using litigation, legislative efforts, policy advocacy, and community engagement as mutually supportive tactics to advance civil rights for everyone in Utah. We are looking for a flexible team player who has patience, emotional intelligence, cultural competency, and an anti-racist perspective.