ACLU of Oregon's work at the legislature, in the courts, and in our communities is important — but there is no better defender of civil liberties and civil rights than an informed and engaged public. We see it as our duty to keep the public informed about the state of their civil liberties.
Chronic dysfunction and abuse within the agency call for a serious reckoning.November 29, 2022
Americans took firm stances against election denialism and voted to protect our democracy in the most vital races.November 23, 2022
We’re calling on the court to clarify that long-term police use of a surveillance camera targeted at a person’s home is a Fourth Amendment search.November 23, 2022
Despite tough-on-crime rhetoric, voters drove significant progress in prison labor reform, drug policy, and prosecutorial reform.November 15, 2022
Investing in community-based treatment instead of locking people up for the psychological wounds of war would honor veterans.November 11, 2022
Our clients were repeatedly denied sign language interpretation necessary to understand the conditions of their release. They paid the price with their freedom.November 7, 2022