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Death Penalty Repeal in Washington State

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Friday, February 16, 2018
The death penalty has failed Washington. It is very costly, is not applied fairly, and fails either to provide swift and certain justice or to deter crime. Instead of trying to fix an unfixable system, the legislature should repeal the death penalty.
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Friday, February 16, 2018
Lawmakers will be holding a town hall meeting on Saturday, February 17, 2018, in Capitol Hill. Please attend and tell Speaker Chopp and Representative Macri how important it is to repeal the death penalty
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Tuesday, February 13, 2018
The ACLU of Washington is pleased to offer part-time unpaid school year or full-time summer internships to interested undergraduate and law students for the Spring or Summer of 2018.
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Monday, February 12, 2018
What if there was a criminal charge that was ineffective and unfair? And what if taxpayers were spending billions to enforce it?
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Monday, February 5, 2018
The legendary UK punk band and the ACLU-WA are more alike than you might think. Here’s why we’re sponsoring International Clash Day.
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Wednesday, January 31, 2018
The ACLU of Washington welcomes applications from graduating third-year law students and recent law graduates to work with us under a public interest legal fellowship.
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Monday, January 29, 2018
A Washington disability rights activist speaks out about the sterilization of disabled people
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Monday, January 22, 2018
The ACLU of Washington and the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project are notifying law enforcement agencies in Washington about the settlement of a lawsuit in which the City of Spokane agreed to pay damages and attorneys’ fees to a man it unlawfully detained and held for immigration authorities after he was the victim of a car accident.
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Monday, January 22, 2018
The American Civil Liberties Union of Washington (ACLU-WA) is seeking a detail-oriented Development Assistant. Reporting to the Database Manager, the Development Assistant is an integral part of the Development Department, processing and acknowledging donations, responding to member inquiries and providing administrative support.

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