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Protecting the Bill of Rights in Utah since 1958

Legal Advocacy

The ACLU of Utah seeks to address civil liberties problems without having to rely on litigation. Below are letters we have written on a variety of issues in which we attempted to resolve reported grievances outside of the courtroom.

ACLU of Utah Claims LaVerkin Referendum Petition is Insufficient

05 March 2002 Published in Legal Advocacy
ACLU of Utah Claims LaVerkin Referendum Petition is Insufficient.

ACLU of Utah Writes Salt Lake City Police Department and UOPSC About Legal Observers During the Winter Olympic Games

09 January 2002 Published in Legal Advocacy
ACLU of Utah Writes Salt Lake City Police Department and UOPSC About Legal Observers During the Winter Olympic Games.

ACLU of Utah Contacts the Airport Hilton Hotel on Behalf of Guest Who Experienced Racial Discrimination During Her Stay

05 December 2001 Published in Legal Advocacy
ACLU of Utah Contacts the Airport Hilton Hotel on Behalf of Guest Who Experienced Racial Discrimination During Her Stay.

ACLU of Utah Responds to Summit County

30 November 2001 Published in Legal Advocacy
ACLU of Utah Responds to Summit County.

ACLU of Utah Asks Salt Lake City to Clarify the Scope of the "Rules of Conduct" at Gateway

29 November 2001 Published in Legal Advocacy
ACLU of Utah Asks Salt Lake City to Clarify the Scope of the "Rules of Conduct" at Gateway.

ACLU of Utah Asks Summit County to Clarify Its Free Speech Plans

12 October 2001 Published in Legal Advocacy
ACLU of Utah Asks Summit County to Clarify Its Free Speech Plans.

Letter to Mayor Ross Anderson Asking for Clarification of Salt Lake City’s Proposal to Accommodate Free Speech Activities During the Olympic Games

10 August 2001 Published in Legal Advocacy
Letter to Mayor Ross Anderson Asking for Clarification of Salt Lake City’s Proposal to Accommodate Free Speech Activities During the Olympic Games.

ACLU of Utah Asks the LaVerkin City Council to Repeal the United Nations Free Zone Ordinance

17 July 2001 Published in Legal Advocacy
ACLU of Utah Asks the LaVerkin City Council to Repeal the "United Nations Free Zone Ordinance."

Letter to the University of Utah Requesting Information Regarding their Permit Process

16 October 2000 Published in Legal Advocacy
Letter to the University of Utah Requesting Information Regarding their Permit Process.

Utah Coalition Raises Concerns Regarding Olympic Impact On Rights

01 September 1999 Published in Local Policy Work
ACLU of Utah Writes Public Safety Commissioner Craig Dearden

The ACLU of Utah Sends a Second Letter to City Attorney Roger Cutler, Salt Lake Mayor Corradini, and Council Members Outlining the Legal Problems with the Main Street Reservation of Easement

26 May 1999 Published in Legal Advocacy
The ACLU of Utah Sends a Second Letter to City Attorney Roger Cutler, Salt Lake Mayor Corradini, and Council Members Outlining the Legal Problems with the Main Street Reservation of Easement.

The ACLU of Utah Sends a Letter to Salt Lake Mayor Corradini and Council Members about Unconstitutional Restrictions in the Main Street Redevelopment Plan

05 May 1999 Published in Legal Advocacy
The ACLU of Utah Sends a Letter to Salt Lake Mayor Corradini and Council Members about Unconstitutional Restrictions in the Main Street Redevelopment Plan.