UPCOMING EVENTS: ELECTION AND FILM SCREENING, MARCH 24, 2013
The Northeast Connecticut Chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union of Connecticut will hold its annual meeting and a film screening on Sunday, March 24, 2013, at 2 p.m. at the West Avenue Community Center, 49 West Ave. in Willimantic. A 30-minute documentary, "The Worst of the Worst," on the subject of solitary confinement in Connecticut's supermax prison will be shown, followed by an open discussion.
The election of chapter board members and officers will also be held, and ACLU members are encouraged to seek a position. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org (best choice) or call 860-428-1172.
The Northeast Connecticut Chapter held a presentation on March 23, 2012 on the topic of Free Speech vs. Fair Elections: Big Donors & Campaign Finance Reform by Andy Schatz, president of the American Civil Liberties Union of Connecticut.
The Northeast Connecticut Chapter held an informal discussion on Jan. 27, 2012, with Andrew Schneider, Executive Director of the ACLU of Connecticut, about the ACLU-CT's legal, legislative and public education activities.
Sandy Staub, Legal Director, ACLU of Connecticut, spoke about Civil Liberties in the Connecticut Courts at the Buchanan Center in the Mansfield Library on April 28, 2011.