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New Castle County: “Safe and Inclusive Community”

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County Executive Matt Meyer reminds us that local government should help, not threaten, the people.

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A Victory for Democracy and free and fair elections!

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ACLU-DE and lawyers from the law firm Shaw Keller LLP proved that Red Clay Consolidated School District violated the Delaware Constitution’s Election Clause.

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Guest blog: Life at Vaughn Prison as a Black Transwoman

Kamilla London describes life in prison as a black transwoman and the pressing need for reform.

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ACLU-DE Defends Free Speech in Milton

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Free speech must be protected.

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New Report about United States Bail System

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“Selling Off Our Freedom” documents how the for-profit bail industry fuels mass incarceration and perpetuates racial inequalities.

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Top 5 reasons to tell your state legislators to legalize marijuana

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Top 5 reasons to legalize marijuana in Delaware: Legalization further reduces marijuana arrests, reducing mass incarceration. Legalization makes marijuana safer by taking it out of the black market and ensuring it does not contain toxic adulterants or pesticides. Legalization lowers rates of youth marijuana use. Legalization decreases opioid use. Legalization saves police time and resources while increasing tax revenue. […]

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Activism is Alive and Well in Delaware!

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We thank our friends from around the state.

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It’s time to elect your new ACLU-DE board members!

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Deadline is May 26.

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The Rights of Transgender Students in Delaware

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Delaware’s transgender students have rights, too.

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ACLU-DE Demands Documents Regarding Trump Muslim Ban

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We filed a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit today demanding government documents about the on-the-ground implementation of President Trump’s Muslim bans.

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