A federal judge today struck down a Tennessee law that required businesses and other entities that allow transgender people to use the public restroom that matches their gender to post a government-prescribed warning sign.
Join the Tennessee Coalition for Truth in Our Classrooms on Wednesday, May 18, from 4-5 p.m. CDT to discuss the anti-truth/censorship bills that passed this legislative session.
Read about which bills we are monitoring and lobbying for throughout the 2022 Tennessee Legislative Session.
A nationwide attempt to censor honest discussion of America’s history is underway through attempts to ban Critical Race Theory (CRT). So here we've answered frequently asked questions regarding Tennessee’s oppressive and vague critical race theory policy.
Take Action: Urge Governor Lee to to veto this overreaching library censorship bill.
Yarbrough will lead the organization’s legal work by building ACLU-TN’s impact litigation docket to advance ACLU-TN’s strategic priorities, supervising litigation teams, collaborating with state and national partners, responding to threats against civil liberties, and more.
ACLU-TN Statement on Halt of Bill Allowing Misgendering of Transgender Students FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 27, 2022 CONTACT Lindsay Kee, 615-320-7142 NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Today the Senate Finance, Ways, and [...]
In this issue: "The Fight for Trans Rights Justice in Tennessee," "ACLU-TN Welcomes Transgender Justice Advocate," "Our 2022 Legislative Agenda," "Legal Updates" and more. ACLU-TN sends out The Vigil, our [...]
Stop lawmakers from criminalizing unhoused people for sleeping.
Stop “truth-in-sentencing” from worsening mass incarceration and jeopardizing community safety in TN.