Review ACLU of Tennessee's accomplishments and challenges and learn more about what’s on the horizon for civil liberties with our annual report from the 2015-2016 fiscal year.
ACLU-TN will once again celebrate LGBT equality at the 2017 Nashville PRIDE festival on June 24th & 25th. ACLU-TN will be at our very own booth, handing out free Know-Your-Rights empowerment materials and other great ACLU swag! Come stop by and say hey!
ACLU-TN urges Governor Haslam to veto a measure that creates obstacles for women seeking abortions and potentially criminalizes the doctors who care for them.
District Attorney General Glenn Funk today announced that he will not file charges against the police officer who killed Jocques Clemmons. Hedy Weinberg, ACLU of Tennessee executive director, released the following statement in response:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 5, 2017 CONTACT: Lindsay Kee, 615-320-7142 NASHVILLE – Governor Bill Haslam has signed SB 1085/HB 1111, a measure widely dubbed the “LGBT Erasure” bill, into law. [...]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 4, 2017 CONTACT: Lindsay Kee, 615-320-7142 NASHVILLE – The American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee today sent a letter to Governor Bill Haslam urging him to veto [...]
Monday, May 1, 2017 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. EST City County Building 400 Main St SW, Knoxville, Tennessee 37902 RSVP HERE El Sheriff del Condado de Knox JJ Jones, quiere unirse [...]
Celebrate #WeThePeople's incredible defense of civil liberties during Trump's first 100 days Over the past 100 days, we have seen a barrage of attacks on civil liberties at the [...]
Know your right to protest Standing up for your right to protest can be challenging, especially when demonstrations are met with violence. But learning and upholding your rights in [...]
Learn about trailblazer Edie Windsor and her groundbreaking marriage equality case On this day in 2013, Edie Windsor and the ACLU stood before the U.S. Supreme Court and argued [...]