18th Annual Banned Books Report

18th Annual Banned Books Report

In 2013-2014, a total of 666 Texas school districts responded to ACLU of Texas open records requests concerning challenged or banned books.

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Texas Smart-On-Crime Coalition

Texas Smart-On-Crime Coalition

We joined a diverse coalition of groups to support criminal justice reforms that will make the system more just and, at the same time, improve public safety for all Texans.

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Know Your Rights to Protest

Know Your Rights 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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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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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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ICE Opening Additional Detention Facility in Texas

ICE Opening Additional Detention Facility in Texas

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced today that it will open and operate a new family detention center in Dilley, Texas in response to the influx of families apprehended along the southwest border.

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18th Annual Banned Books Report

18th Annual Banned Books Report

In 2013-2014, a total of 666 Texas school districts responded to ACLU of Texas open records requests concerning challenged or banned books.

Read More
Texas Smart-On-Crime Coalition

Texas Smart-On-Crime Coalition

We joined a diverse coalition of groups to support criminal justice reforms that will make the system more just and, at the same time, improve public safety for all Texans.

Read More