On April 5, 2021, ACLU of Vermont Executive Director James Duff Lyall participated in a press conference held by Representative Welch in Derby, Vermont regarding the proposed CBP surveillance towers in 8 locations on Vermont's Northern border.
Vermont is overpoliced, and more so every year. That statement may be surprising or even jarring to some, but it is based on a growing body of data collected by Vermont police themselves.
ACLU of Vermont 2021 Mid-Session Update
The Vermont Department of Corrections has announced another major outbreak of COVID-19, this one in its Newport facility. This is our statement.
All students deserve to attend schools where they are safe, supported, and respected. But right now, our definition of safety in school only applies to some students and not others. It's time to remove armed cops from our schools.
Our democracy flourishes when as many people as possible can participate.