What We Do

Defending our rights in the courts

Defending our rights in the courts

We are the nation’s leading civil liberties advocate in the Supreme Court. With over 200 staff attorneys and an extensive network of cooperating attorneys, we handle thousands of cases each year on behalf of clients whose rights have been violated.

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Empowering communities across the U.S.

Empowering communities across the U.S.

We protect your freedom through a nationwide network of staffed offices in every state, Washington, D.C., and Puerto Rico.

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Influencing public policy with a powerful voice

Influencing public policy with a powerful voice

Our legislative advocates are a constant presence in federal and state governments, working with policy makers to ensure the necessary laws exist to protect our civil rights.

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Save Rocky From Wrongful Execution

The case of Rocky Myers is a window into so much that's wrong with the death penalty in this country. Take action today.

Senators: Protect the Mueller Investigation

Any Sessions replacement must pledge not to interfere in the Russia investigation. Our democracy depends on it.

Protect our right to boycott

Congress plans to stifle our free speech by criminalizing boycotts of Israel in the end-of-year spending bill. Act now.

DHS: Stop Harassing Airport Travelers Like Zainab

Demand that TSA stop excessive and dehumanizing searches. Everyone should be able to travel without fear of harassment.

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