ACLU News Bulletin

Press Releases
April 10, 2014 - ACLU of Arizona to challenge Phoenix’s unconstitutional manifesting prostitution law in court
Press Releases
April 4, 2014 - Ongoing monitoring of SB 1070 implementation by police yields new racial profiling incident
Press Releases
March 22, 2014 - Victory for Zander and other Arizona medical marijuana patients
Press Releases
March 12, 2014 - NAPAWF and the NAACP of Maricopa County today appealed the dismissal of their challenge to Arizona’s discriminatory race- and sex-based abortion ban.
Press Releases
Feb. 26, 2014 - SB 1062 Generated Huge Public Outcry Over Potential for Discrimination
Free Speech
Feb. 25, 2014 - The ACLU of Arizona today sent a letter to Phoenix leaders, urging them to let hunger strikers outside ICE continue protest
Press Releases
Feb. 20, 2014 - The ACLU of Arizona calls on Gov. Jan Brewer to veto the unnecessary and discriminatory SB 1062, passed today by the Arizona legislature.
Press Releases
Jan. 15, 2014 - Border Patrol checkpoints in southern Arizona violate the constitutional rights of border residents, ACLU of Arizona demands investigation
Immigrant Rights
Nov. 12, 2013 - In first-of-its-kind legal action, the ACLU says the South Tucson Police Department is violating constitutional rights in use of the ‘show me your papers’ law
Drug Policy
Oct. 29, 2013 - Fearing criminal prosecution, Zander Welton’s parents had to stop giving him a medical marijuana extract that was successfully treating his severe seizure disorder

Why Marriage Matters Arizona

Why Marriage Matters Arizona

Marriage matters. It matters to same-sex couples in the same ways that it matters to everyone. Couples get married because they want to make a lifetime commitment to the person they love and to protect their families.

Marriage says “we are a family” in a way that no other word does.

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Know Your Rights with Border Patrol

Border Patrol officers

In Arizona, it's important to know your constitutional rights when you encounter Border Patrol.

Download our handy two-page guide, in English or Spanish, here.


Immigration Enforcement Doesn't Belong in the Courthouse
April 18, 2014
In a matter of minutes, I went from seeking justice, to bearing witness, to being racially profiled. My youngest son who is 3 years old often accompanies me as I do my duties as a minister member of our Mid-Kentucky Presbytery in...