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2018 Session Update One: The Good, the Bad, and the Complicated

In a week when the ACLU of Connecticut weighed in with testimony on 13 bills, we saw: some good, pro-civil liberties bills that we support; some dangerous, anti-civil liberties proposals that we oppose; and some bills that are well-intentioned but need work.

March 2, 2018

2018 Legislative Preview

Connecticut's legislative session starts on February 7. Here's what's ahead, including efforts to require transparency about police uses of force and police attempts to acquire military equipment, rein in civil asset forfeiture, and more.

January 26, 2018 Police Accountability Criminal Justice

Meet Sandy LoMonico, our new criminal justice organizer

In her role as the ACLU-CT's criminal justice organizer, Sandy LoMonico will be working to reduce the state’s prison population, advance racial justice, and include people who are directly impacted by the justice system in creating solutions to mass incarceration.

December 20, 2017

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