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The Story of Trump's Muslim Bans - So Far

Jun 22, 2017

On June 17, at a special ACLU of Utah Ramadan iftar, our Legislative & Policy Counsel Marina Lowe gave an overview of the ACLU's legal challenges to the Trump Administration’s Muslim Ban(s). read more

As a Syrian Muslim, Here's What Our New Intern Thinks of the Muslim Ban.

Jun 14, 2017

This blog post is the first in a series of writings by Abed Alsolaiman about the Trump Administration's attempts to ban travel by refugees and others from predominantly Muslim countries, including Syria. Abed is an intern at the ACLU of Utah for the summer. In the fall, he will enter his senior year of high school at Rowland Hall in Salt Lake City. read more

Join Us Saturday: ACLU Iftar & Muslim Ban Update

Jun 12, 2017

The ACLU of Utah is honored to co-host a Ramadan Iftar with the Utah Islamic Center on June 17! read more

The ACLU is NOT an Environmental Organization. So Why Did We Comment on Bears Ears?

Jun 05, 2017

We have a simple formula (overly simple, really) for explaining the issues the ACLU of Utah gets involved in. read more

The 2017 Pride Elevated Festival & Parade

May 30, 2017

We had a lot of fun celebrating the resistance at the Pride Elevated festival and parade! read more

2017 Youth Activist Scholarship Winners

May 26, 2017

Jessica Rodriguez and Yearim De Leon were chosen for their strong commitment to protecting and enhancing civil liberties in their schools and communities. They talk about the importance of community engagement and activism in this short video. read more

Yes, we are still fighting Ogden’s so-called “gang injunction.” Here’s why.

May 23, 2017

On May 24, the ACLU of Utah and cooperating attorneys will be in court arguing about the constitutionality of Ogden’s so-called “gang injunction.” Again. read more

2017 Bill of Rights Breakfast Celebration

May 15, 2017

On Thursday, May 25, we honored a few of Utah's incredible community of advocates! We are grateful to all of our friends who joined us, and to all of our sponsors and volunteers who helped ensure that our celebration was a fantastic success! read more