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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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#TakeCTRL of your data

You have the right to remain private! But our laws don't recognize that. Join a national push to #TakeCTRL of your data.

It's Time for Real Criminal Justice Reform

The time is now for real criminal justice reform - we can't wait. Tell the Senate to pass real reform legislation.

Protect Women's Decisions

We saw a wave of attacks on reproductive freedoms in 2015. It's 2016: don't turn back the clock. Protect women's decisions.

Let torture victims have their day in court

Tell the Attorney General not to invoke "state secrets privilege" and prevent torture victims from seeking justice.

We need police data

No one knows how many police shootings happen every year. Time for the DOJ to mandate reporting from local police forces. 

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