We sued the City of Milwaukee to demand unbiased and constitutional policing by the Milwaukee Police Department. According to a recent report, we see that Black and Latinx Milwaukeeans continue to be stopped and frisked at alarming, worsening rates.
ACLU of Wisconsin Asks Oneida County Jail To Change It’s Ban On Mail To Incarcerated People, Requests Contracts Between Jail and Costly Electronic Communication Vendors
MILWAUKEE — The ACLU of Wisconsin today called Oneida County Jail’s ban of mailed personal correspondence to incarcerated people a violation of their First Amendment rights and asked that the jail change its harmful policy.
Milwaukee Police and Fire Commission Should Consider Community Input Before Confirming Norman Into Permanent Milwaukee Police Department Chief Role
MILWAUKEE — The ACLU of Wisconsin today reminded the Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission that it should carefully consider community input in the process of selecting a new permanent police chief, whether or not they choose the current acting Milwaukee Police
The ACLU of Wisconsin and several other organizations today sent a letter to Governor Tony Evers, Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes and members of the Legislature opposing Assembly Bill 279 and Senate Bill 296.
An attempt to censor discussions about race and gender in the classroom is underway in Wisconsin. This past week, the State Assembly passed a bill that would ban educators from teaching about gender and race discrimination in K-12 public schools.
On Tuesday, Oct. 5, we registered in support of WI State Senate Joint Resolution 62, calling on Congress members to enact federal legislation granting statehood to Washington D.C.