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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Stop blocking young women’s access to safe abortions

Tell the Trump administration it's illegal to force children and teens to undergo pregnancies against their will.

Religious freedom must do no harm

Religious freedom isn't a license to discriminate. Tell your representative to co-sponsor the Do No Harm Act of 2017.

AmeriCorps must change its discriminatory policy

Demand that AmeriCorps change its discriminatory hiring practices today.

Justice should not just be for the wealthy

Tell your member of Congress to cosponsor the Pretrial Integrity and Safety Act. 

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