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
Join us for the Bill of Rights Dinner 2016! Featuring comedian Jessica Williams! She was the youngest Correspondent ever on The Daily Show and she’s now developing her own show for Comedy Central. Come hear Jessica’s politically-minded comedy!
Come visit the ACLU of Washington at our information table at the "Edmonds Marches with Immigrants, Refugees & Muslims Globally" event on February 25th at Edmonds Civic Center Playfield, hosted by Edmonds community members. The ACLU will be joining individuals and organizations who stand together in the name of solidarity and inclusion.
The ACLU of WA will be joining many other organizations in this workshop on supporting local immigrants and refugees. Come gain the tools and information on fighting back against the current anti-immigrant discourse and becoming allies to our immigrant communities.
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 5:30pm to Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 1:15pm
ACLU of Washington, Seattle
The ACLU of Washington is now recruiting Outreach Volunteers to assist us with public education in the greater King County area. The ACLU regularly has information tables at events, sharing materials about our work to defend and extend people’s civil liberties and civil rights. This public education is essential to informing our supporters and the public; mobilizing people to send letters, make calls to government officials, and take to the streets for rallies and marches; and notifying our communities of important issues that impact them. We need the help of Outreach Volunteers to make this happen.
Sunday, June 10, 2018 - 2:00pm to Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 3:00pm
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC
The ACLU Membership Conference offers an incredible opportunity to hear directly from the civil liberties leaders of today, meet the leaders of tomorrow, take part in historic activism, learn about government and the courts, and connect with like-minded allies from across the country.