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 co-signed an amicus brief with the Korematsu Center in November 2018 in support of Seattle’s Fair Chance Housing Ordinance. The ordinance would make it easier for people with criminal records to access housing.
Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 12:10pm to Sunday, October 9, 2016 - 12:10pm
Geek Girl Con is just around the corner! If you’re into comics, arts, literature, game play, and game design, buy your tickets now and don’t forget to stop by the ACLU-WA booth for free stickers, buttons, and other swag!
Please join the ACLU of Washington at the Eastside March for Justice on March 25 at Houghton Beach Park, Kirkland. ACLU-WA Legal Committee member, Mike Kipling, will be giving remarks on ACLU’s work and civil liberties under the current administration. Come visit our information table and join us, and many other individuals and organizations, in supporting justice, equality and inclusion.
Come visit the ACLU of Washington’s table at this community organizing workshop hosted by Americans for Refugees and Immigrants. Madeline Rider, the ACLU of WA Program and Events Manager, will be speaking on the ACLU’s work and ways to take action.