Protecting the Bill of Rights in Utah since 1958

Redefining Justice: A Community Call to Action

Sep 21, 2017

13TH – free film screening & discussion, Thursday, Oct. 5, 7:00 p.m., Salt Lake County Library's Viridian Event Center, 8030 South 1825 West, West Jordan, 84088.

Scholarships Available For Utah High School Seniors Who Have Taken Action To Protect Civil Liberties

Sep 21, 2017

2018 will be the eleventh year that the ACLU of Utah will award scholarships to two eligible college bound Utah high school seniors who have demonstrated a strong commitment to civil liberties through some form of activism. The $1,500 scholarship will be applied toward their college education.

(UPDATED) ACLU of Utah Statement on Operation Rio Grande

Sep 19, 2017

After five weeks of implementation activity under the umbrella of this operation, the ACLU of Utah has seen very little to change our original assessment of this law-enforcement-heavy effort as “business as usual.” 

Immigrant and Refugee Rights and Resources

Sep 19, 2017

In light of recent executive orders regarding immigrants and refugees, the ACLU of Utah has renewed our dedication to the civil rights of immigrants and refugees in our state. We have updated Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Resources. 

New Laws for Youth Justice System: SOMALI Version Brochure Now Available!

Sep 15, 2017

The Somali-language version of our "New Laws in Utah about Juvenile Justice" brochure is now available!

Job Announcement: The ACLU of Utah Seeks a Strategic Communications Manager

Sep 13, 2017

The American Civil Liberties Union of Utah seeks to hire a full-time Strategic Communications Manager to develop communications strategies and leverage media relations, utilizing both traditional and new media, to promote civil liberties throughout Utah. 

Trust me. You want this job!

Sep 12, 2017

Just because I’m moving on, doesn’t mean this isn’t a perfectly excellent job. In that spirit, I encourage you to come to the ACLU of Utah, and take my place as Strategic Communications Manager. 

Our Voting Rights Lawsuit is Going to Trial!

Sep 11, 2017

We are happy to report a breakthrough in our lawsuit to protect the voting rights of Navajo and rural voters in San Juan County!