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Moving Justice Forward For 60 Years!

2018 Annual Membership Meeting

Sep 25, 2018

This year—as we celebrate our 60th anniversary—we’re making this annual gathering a little different. October 11, 2018, from 6pm-8pm, in the historic Chase Mill at the Tracy Aviary, Liberty Park, SLC. 

2018 Utah Voter Empowerment Guide

Sep 21, 2018

The ACLU doesn't endorse or oppose any candidate or party, but we believe voting is the cornerstone of our democracy and a fundamental right upon which all our civil liberties rest. This information is designed to help you protect your own right to vote. 

Utah’s Blueprint To End Mass Incarceration

Sep 11, 2018

Like the rest of the nation, Utah has a mass incarceration problem. But there is a solution. We released the Smart Justice Utah Blueprint - an analysis that shows how all of us, from community members to policymakers, can transform the criminal justice system and cut Utah incarceration numbers in half.

Coming to a September Pride Festival or Community Event Near You!

Aug 08, 2018

Every day and throughout the state the ACLU of Utah is working to protect our freedoms and educate the public about crucial civil liberties issues.

ACLU of Utah opposes work requirements in Utah Medicaid waiver proposal

Aug 03, 2018

On Friday, August 4, 2018, the ACLU of Utah submitted a public statement in opposition to the work requirements requested in the "1115 Primary Care Network Demonstration Waiver."

20th Anniversary of East High GSA v. Board of Education

Jul 26, 2018

Two decades ago when a handful of East High School students decided to organize a gay-straight alliance, they had no idea what they would unleash. Join us for a panel discussion including two of the original student plaintiffs. Fri. Aug. 3, 6:00 p.m., Utah Pride Center, 1380 Main St. SLC UT 84115

Request ACLU Legal Observers

Jul 17, 2018

If your organization is planning a protest, demonstration, rally or other type of free speech event, in or around Salt Lake County, you may request ACLU of Utah legal observers to witness and document interactions between event participants and law enforcement officers. It is important to note that our legal observers will not intervene in the event of law enforcement misconduct or civil rights violations, but will document such misconduct for later review and possible action.

Creating Safety For Gender Diverse Youth In Schools (7/12/18)

Jul 09, 2018

We have teamed up with the Utah Pride Center to create a special training, led by trans advocates and trans youth, about creating safe learning environments for trans students in Utah schools. Thursday, July 12, 5-8pm, Utah Pride Center, 1380 Main Street, SLC