Read or download our Smart Justice one pager to learn more about our campaign priorities.January 13, 2021
It has been a year of historic and related crises — but as traumatic and difficult as this year has been, there have also been glimpses of a better society, in which the promise of American democracy is fulfilled.December 16, 2020
This is a year of historic and related crises – a global pandemic, the devasting economic fallout, a continuing political crisis – and we have seen that race and racism are central to all of them.September 30, 2020
In the midst of a nationwide movement to address police abuse of power and end systemic racism, a diverse group of Vermont-based organizations is urging Vermont public officials and candidates for office to embrace a comprehensive, ten-part action plan for police reform.August 5, 2020
On June 24th, 2020 ACLU of Vermont Executive Director James Duff Lyall testified to the Vermont House Government Operations and Judiciary Committees on proposals before the legislature for police reform.
Read or download the testimony below.June 24, 2020
On June 17th, 2020 the ACLU of Vermont submitted testimony to the Vermont Senate Judiciary Committee on proposals before the legislature for police reform in Senate Bill 219.
Read or download the testimony below.June 18, 2020