Blog of Rights


ACLU Files Class Action Against Utah's "Show Me Your Papers" Law

By Hannah Robbins, Immigrants' Rights Project at 12:25pm
Imagine: your family takes a road trip to Zion National Park in Utah. You’re only an hour away and didn’t notice the speed limit was reduced to 65mph. You see the flashing lights of a police cruiser and realize your mistake. Embarrassed, but not concerned, you’ll explain to the officer you’re from out of town and hope the ticket doesn’t cost too much.

What's at Stake in Ashcroft v. al-Kidd

By Hannah Robbins, Immigrants' Rights Project at 6:30pm

This week ACLU Immigrants' Rights Project Deputy Director Lee Gelernt argued in the Supreme Court what some are calling "the most important case of the term." In Ashcroft v. al-Kidd, we seek to hold former Attorney General John Ashcroft…

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