Since a ban on abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy went into effect in North Carolina, discussions, questions, and unfortunately, misinformation have circulated about terminating pregnancies at this stage...
Working to protect and advance civil rights and civil liberties
The threat of censorship and the suppression of knowledge is alive and well today and continues a long legacy of attempting to silence minoritized people.
As the weather (hopefully) begins to cool, we are reflecting on all the wonderful work we accomplished this summer, and we wanted to take a moment to share it all with our supporters.
This statement was issued by American Civil Liberties Union of North Carolina Deputy Director for Engagement and Mobilization Kristie Puckett Williams in response to Governor Cooper's Executive Order to...
NC Department of Public Safety targets woman because she is transgender, refuses to provide necessary medical treatment.
Advocates File Complaint Against NC Division of Employment Security Over Language Access Discrimination
Community groups filed an administrative complaint on behalf of the Hispanic Liaison of Chatham County/El Vínculo Hispano.
In the courts
Johnson v. Goodwin
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), the ACLU of North Carolina, the Southern Poverty Law Center, and the Southern Coalition for Social Justice are suing the North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) for revoking driver’s licenses of people who cannot afford traffic tickets.