The ACLU of Vermont's complete litigation docket is listed below and will be updated periodically.  

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Migrant Justice v. Wolf

In 2013, after a campaign spearheaded by Migrant Justice, Vermont passed legislation creating a new class of driver’s license available regardless of immigration status, called “Driver’s Privilege Cards.” Following the law’s implementation, 

January 22, 2020 Immigrants’ Rights

West v. Smith

After years of advocating for Vermont prisoners to have access to life-saving medication for Hepatitis C Virus (HCV), the ACLU of Vermont and the Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation at Harvard Law School, with cooperating counsel James Valente, filed a class action lawsuit challenging the

July 1, 2019 Prisoners’ Rights

Ploof v. City of Burlington

Jason Ploof, a born and bred Burlingtonian, has frequented Burlington's central park, City Hall Park, throughout his life, coming to visit the farmers' market, listen to musicians and speakers, view art installations, meet with friends, and generally enjoy the happenings at the heart of Burling
July 1, 2019


ACLU affiliates in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont filed a lawsuit to require government agencies to turn over records about civil rights violations arising from immigration enforcement in their states. The lawsuit was filed against the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S.

May 8, 2018