The right to vote is one of the most sacred civil liberties we have as citizens. We believe voting should be easy for every citizen and that each vote should count the same.
We Keep Us Safe is a collaboration between the ACLU of Alabama and Southerners on New Ground Montgomery (SONG MGM) in response to police violence and the demands of the Summer 2020 uprisings.
The ACLU Campaign for Smart Justice is an unprecedented, multiyear effort to reduce the U.S. jail and prison population by 50% and to combat racial disparities in the criminal justice system. We are working for reforms in Alabama and all 50 states to usher in a new era of justice in America.
Based on the Alabama Constitution, people who commit crimes of moral turpitude lose their right to vote. Thanks to a new law enacted in 2017, some may be eligible to restore their voting rights.January 1, 2020 Voting Rights
The 2021 Alabama Legislative Session convened on Tuesday, February 2, 2021. Follow along for everything you need to know about bills of note, contacting your legislator, lobby days, and more.