In this case, the ACLU urged the Washington Supreme Court to allow juveniles and young adults to challenge the draconian adult sentences imposed on them, because youth has been recognized as a mitigating factor in sentencing.
ACLU-WA filed an amicus brief supporting Mr. Dawley’s argument on appeal that the statute criminalizing intimidating a public servant is unconstitutionally overbroad and limits protected speech because it fails to distinguish “true threats” from strongly
Come visit the ACLU of Washington’s table at Create Protest Live, an event for artists and activists to get involved with various human rights organizations and nonprofits, as well as to create and share art and music in the spirit of resistance.
The ACLU of Washington and People Power will be tabling at Saturday in the Park Pride, an event hosted by Vancouver USA Pride. Come visit our table, celebrate our LGBT community and have fun at this family-friendly event.