America’s criminal justice system should keep communities safe, treat people fairly, and use fiscal resources wisely. ACLU-TN advocates for a criminal justice system that fosters public safety by reducing mass incarceration and ensuring police accountability. We work to ensure that constitutional protections are afforded to everyone, regardless of race, ethnicity or income. We also confront discriminatory or unfair police practices and challenge the broken death penalty system.
Today, January 8, the Tennessee General Assembly reconvenes in Nashville. ACLU-TN will be at the Capitol throughout the session to protect and advance your rights, but we need your help.