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ACLU of NC Strategic Plan 2022-2025

We imagine a North Carolina that is a new model for the South, with protected and expanded civil liberties and civil rights for all, to move us closer to racial justice and abolition of the carceral state.

March 25, 2022

Newsletter - Fall / Winter 2021

This issue of Liberty highlights critical legal cases and delves into the integrated advocacy used to combat extremists' efforts rooted in white supremacy by fighting for police accountability, the transformation of the criminal legal system, and the constant defense of the right to bodi

December 1, 2021

Newsletter - Winter 2020

In this issue of Liberty, we highlight our work of defending voting rights during a tumultuous election, our state-level litigation to protect abortion access, and our constant efforts to transform the racist and inequitable criminal legal system.

December 21, 2020

Newsletter - Summer 2020

In this issue of Liberty, we talk about the uprisings against police brutality and George Floyd and we share the stories of North Carolinians fighting COVID-19 in our prisons and jails, pretrial reform in Alamance County, abortion access work, and we introduce our newest team members.

August 24, 2020

Newsletter - Fall 2019

In this issue of Liberty, we share the stories of North Carolinians fighting to live free from ICE's deportation machine, cases to advance LGBTQ equality and end solitary confinement, or newest team member, and more.

November 6, 2019

Newsletter - Spring 2019

In this issue of Liberty, our bi-annual newsletter, read about the ACLU of North Carolina's work to combat the criminalization of poverty, a campaign to protect the rights of immigrants, legal victories for students' rights and reproductive freedom, and the Campaign for Smart Justice in Eastern N

June 10, 2019

Newsletter - Fall 2018

In this issue of Liberty, our bi-annual newsletter, read about the ACLU of North Carolina's Campaign for Smart Justice, our first-ever staff member and organizer in Charlotte, our latest legal challenges, and more.

December 10, 2018

Refund Raleigh Demands

A collective of young people in Raleigh, that includes the ACLU, Raleigh PACT, and the Refund Raleigh Freedom Committee are organizing to end state violence and imagine safety beyond cops and prisons.

July 24, 2020

Blueprint for Smart Justice North Carolina

The Smart Justice 50-State Blueprints is the first-ever analysis of its kind and will serve as a tool for activists, advocates, and policymakers to push for transformational change to the criminal justice system.

September 5, 2018

Wake County District Attorney May 17, 2022 Primary Election Information

The choice for Wake County District Attorney is important: District attorneys can determine whether to punish personal marijuana use, sentence children to a lifetime in prison, or seek a death sentence. We gave both candidates running in the Democratic primary, Lorrin Freeman and Damon Chetson, t

April 20, 2022

Redistricting Resources

This page contains a compilation of resources and materials related to North Carolina's redistricting process. Most of these materials were created by partner organizations.

September 24, 2021

2017-2018 Legislative Report Card

The North Carolina General Assembly debated a wide range of bills affecting our civil rights and civil liberties during the 2017-18 session, including equality for LGBTQ people, voting rights, privacy rights, immigrants’ rights, and juvenile justice reform.

August 31, 2018

Newsletter - Spring 2018

In this issue of Liberty, our bi-annual newsletter, read about the ACLU of North Carolina's Campaign for Smart Justice, the injustice of cash bail, our legal defense of North Carolina farmworkers, and our upcoming board elections.

April 20, 2018