Today, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker will formally announce his candidacy for president of the United States.  The ACLU of Wisconsin has compiled a summary of the Governor’s actions that reflect his positions on important civil liberties and civil rights issues...
The Supreme Court of the United States today issued a sweeping ruling in favor of marriage equality. This decision clarified what has been until now a patchwork of relationship protections in this country – 36 states and Washington, D.C. allowed same-sex couples to marry, while 13 states refused.  Now, marriage equality is the law of...
In Milwaukee, African-Americans are more than five times more likely than white people to be arrested for this offense. This reduction in fines is movement towards lessening some of the negative outcomes that come from these racial disparities in the criminal justice system.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin filed a motion in the case of Wolf v. Walker asking the U.S. District Court to clarify that both parents in a same-sex married couple must be listed on the birth certificates of children born while they are married.
Check out this story in the Penzey's Spices magazine about our Senior Staff Attorney, Karyn Rotker, and our transportation justice case in Milwaukee.
ACLU Assesses Governor Walker's Record on Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Supreme Court Upholds Freedom to Marry Nationally
MKE Common Council Lowers Marijuana Possession Fines
Wisconsin: Recognize Same-Sex Couples’ right to be on Birth Certificates of their Children
ACLU Highlighted by Penzey's Spices Magazine!
Racial Justice Through Marijuana Decriminalization
Let Me Vote