October 17, 2018
Voting is the cornerstone of our Democracy. Here is what you need to know to better ensure access to the ballot box.
ACLU Files Complaint with Meijer After Pharmacist Refused to Fill Prescription for Customer Who MiscarriedOctober 17, 2018
The American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan today filed a complaint with Meijer after a pharmacist refused to fill a customer’s prescription that was medically necessary to treat her miscarriage. The ACLU is asking for an immediate...
October 01, 2018
Michigan has one of the longest averages for time served in prison in the U.S. The average minimum sentence has increased 26 percent, reaching 9.5 years in 2015. The number one...
ACLU and Michigan Immigrant Rights Center Say Calhoun County Jail Should Allow In-Person Visits for Immigration DetaineesSeptember 27, 2018
In a letter sent today to the Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office, the ACLU of Michigan and the Michigan Immigrant Rights Center (MIRC) called on the...
ACLU Asks Walmart to Pull Merchandise Bearing Offensive, Racial Slur, “Redskins” From Store in Paw PawSeptember 19, 2018
The ACLU of Michigan, in a letter sent today to Walmart CEO Doug McMillon, has asked the retail giant to remove merchandise bearing the offensive, racial slur “Redkins” from its store in Paw Paw, Michigan. The racial slur is the name of the Paw...