Statement on Fatal Shooting of Antronie Scott by San Antonio Police Department

Statement on Fatal Shooting of Antronie Scott by San Antonio Police Department

San Antonio Police Chief William McManus confirmed that San Antonio Police Department Officer John Lee fatally shot an unarmed 36-year-old Antronie Scott in the course of an attempted arrest.

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President Obama, Texas Collude to Detain Refugee Children in Private Prisons

President Obama, Texas Collude to Detain Refugee Children in Private Prisons

Last October, the State of Texas and President Obama tried to license private prisons as "child care facilities." On February 4th, they tried again.

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Freedom to Marry Resources

Freedom to Marry Resources

Marriage equality is now legal in Texas! Click through and learn more about your rights now that everyone is able to marry in the Lone Star State.

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Get Cool ACLU Gear

Get Cool ACLU Gear

Wear your rights and support the fight for freedom. Plus free ACLU magnet with every purchase.

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Border Harassment

Border Harassment

Have you or has someone you know been harassed and mistreated by Customs and Border Protection? If so, please tell us about the experience.

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Make a Donation

Make a Donation

The ACLU of Texas is the premier advocate for civil rights and individual liberty in the Lone Star State. To defend the Constitution and keep America safe and free, we need the support of every Texan who cares about protecting our precious civil liberties.

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Free Speech and the Right to Protest

Free Speech and the Right to Protest

Freedom of speech, of the press, of association, of assembly and petition — this set of guarantees, protected by the First Amendment, comprises what we refer to as freedom of expression. Know your rights and what to do if you're stopped by police.

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Request Legal Assistance/Solicitud de Asistencia Legal

Request Legal Assistance/Solicitud de Asistencia Legal

Officially request legal help from an ACLU of Texas attorney. If you are concerned about whether the time for bringing your complaint is about to pass, you should consult with an attorney of your choice.

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Statement on Fatal Shooting of Antronie Scott by San Antonio Police Department

Statement on Fatal Shooting of Antronie Scott by San Antonio Police Department

San Antonio Police Chief William McManus confirmed that San Antonio Police Department Officer John Lee fatally shot an unarmed 36-year-old Antronie Scott in the course of an attempted arrest.

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ACLU of Texas Comment on Gov. Abbott Brief In Support of Displaying Cross on Patrol Vehicles

ACLU of Texas Comment on Gov. Abbott Brief In Support of Displaying Cross on Patrol Vehicles

"Blurring the lines between church and state sends the message that some groups are second-class citizens."

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President Obama, Texas Collude to Detain Refugee Children in Private Prisons

President Obama, Texas Collude to Detain Refugee Children in Private Prisons

Last October, the State of Texas and President Obama tried to license private prisons as "child care facilities." On February 4th, they tried again.

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