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Past Events

This is a list of some of the past events organized, hosted, or sponsored, by the ACLU of Utah. 

Faith in Reform: Breaking Every Chain

09 January 2015 Published in Past Events
Sat. January 17, 9:30am - 12:00pm, 4600 So. Redwood Road Salt Lake City.

First Anniversary

10 December 2014 Published in Past Events
Saturday, Dec 20, 3:00pm, 700 E. 600 S. Storefront in southeast corner of Trolley Square.

Breaking Every Chain! Exploring the Role of Faith Communities in Criminal Justice Reform

20 November 2014 Published in Past Events
Saturday, December 6, 9:00 - 11:00 AM, Provo Public Library, 550 N University Ave

Membership Meeting

10 November 2014 Published in Past Events
Wednesday, November 12, 5:30 - 7:00 PM At the ACLU of Utah office, 355 N. 300 W. in SLC.

Week of Action to Stop the School to Prison Pipeline

07 October 2014 Published in Past Events
October 4 - 11. We invite you to participate in the 5th National Annual Week of Action Against School Pushout by taking simple steps to harness the people power of social media.

Education NOT Incarceration: Challenge the School-to-Prison Pipeline

07 October 2014 Published in Past Events
October 11, 4:30 - 7:00 p.m., Utah Law & Justice Center, 645 South 200 East, SLC.

Educar, NO Encarcelar

07 October 2014 Published in Past Events
Lucha contra la practica de mandar estudiantes a la cárcel y no a la escuela.

Utahns join together to celebrate SCOTUS marriage equality decision!

06 October 2014 Published in Past Events
Tonight, 6:30 at Library Square in Salt Lake City. Don't miss this historic celebration!

Election Day

01 October 2014 Published in Past Events
 The ACLU doesn't endorse or oppose any candidate or party, but we believe that no civil right is more important in our democracy than the right to vote. 

Banned Books Week, Sept. 21-27

22 September 2014 Published in Past Events
Banned Books Week is an annual event that celebrates the freedom to read and calls attention to the wealth of creative expression that is stifled when books can be forbidden from library shelves. 

Constitution Day

17 September 2014 Published in Past Events
September 17 - Sign an ACLU petition to create a new federal holiday honoring the U.S. Constitution. 

Healing 9/11: Rendition, Torture, and Guantanamo

31 August 2014 Published in Past Events
Thursday, September 11, 7pm - 9pm, Main Auditorium, Downtown Salt Lake City Library, 210 East 400 South

Breaking every chain! Exploring the role of faith communities in criminal justice reform

21 August 2014 Published in Past Events
Saturday, Sept 6, 9am - 11am, Calvary Baptist Church 1090 S. State St., SLC. Are you impacted by interactions with the police, criminal activity, drug & alcohol influences, time spent in jail?

Avenues Street Fair

21 August 2014 Published in Past Events
Saturday, Sept 13, 9am - 6pm, 4th Ave between I & N streets, SLC. Stop by the ACLU of Utah booth to say hi and pick up our latest newsletter and other free material. Become a member or renew your membership and get a free ACLU t-shirt or hat. Our booth will be on the South side of 4th Ave, between L & M streets. Look for our 8 foot banner of Liberty on the tight wire.  

An evening with the ACLU of Utah

09 August 2014 Published in Past Events
Tuesday, September 23, 5-7 pm, Grace Episcopal Church, St George

LOVE WINS: Let's celebrate!

25 June 2014 Published in Past Events
Tonight, 7 p.m., City Creek Park. We did it! In a landmark ruling that will reverberate throughout the country, the 10th Circuit Court just struck down Utah’s marriage ban!

Out for Freedom! ACLU walks in Utah Pride Parade

09 June 2014 Published in Past Events
This year we joined forces with our friends at Equality Utah and Utah Unites For Marriage to have a super awesome contingent in the Pride Parade.

Join Us At The Decision Day Rally!

22 May 2014 Published in Past Events
RSVP to applaud the role Utah is playing in bringing full marriage equality to the country.

First Annual Fourth Amendment Forum

20 May 2014 Published in Past Events
Tuesday, June 17, SLC,  7:00 PM.  A discussion on the balance between law enforcement and civil liberties. Please join ACLU Utah, Libertas Institute, and the Utah Association of Criminal Defense Lawyersfor a public forum to discuss the balance between law enforcement and civil liberties. This is a free event, but registration is required. Click here to reserve your seat >> Tuesday, June 17, 2014 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Red Lion Hotel161 W 600 S
Salt Lake City, UT 84101 In the 2014 legislative session, Libertas Institute, ACLU Utah, and the Utah Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers partnered together to propose, promote, and lobby for pioneering legislation to protect individual liberty and appropriately restrain law enforcement agencies. To continue the conversation in anticipation of future proposals, these organizations are sponsoring a public forum to discuss past legislation, the effort to balance liberty and law enforcement generally, and what further efforts can or should be made in upcoming legislative sessions. Confirmed panelists: Sean Reyes, Attorney General of Utah. Sim Gill, District Attorney for Salt Lake County. Jim Tracy, President of the Utah Sheriff's Association and the Utah County Sheriff.  Chris Gebhardt, a 15 year police veteran and two-time multi-jurisdictional SWAT Team Leader in Utah. Kara Dansky, Senior…