ACLU of Washington’s Immigration Project seeks to expand and enforce the civil rights of immigrants, to disrupt Washington State’s participation in federal immigration enforcement and deportation, and limit ICE/CBP’s footprint in Washington.
The ACLU filed a friend-of-the-court brief in a case in which three Bosnian immigrants claimed that they could not understand testimony and attorney discussions at their hearings over compensation for job injuries because they were denied a translator
On August 7, 2014, the ACLU of Washington moved to intervene in the lawsuit MMH, LLC vs. City of Fife on behalf of three state-licensed marijuana businesses seeking to defend Initiative 502, Washington’s marijuana legalization law passed by voters 56-44%
ACLU client Edward Snowden is the subject of a new film by Oliver Stone. Join the ACLU-WA at an advance screening on Thursday, September 15th plus a conversation with our Technology and Liberty Director Shankar Narayan to follow.