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How You Can Fight for Civil Liberties in Indiana

At the ACLU of Indiana, we rely on help from our supporters to make Indiana a more just and equitable state for all Hoosiers. As critical battles to protect our civil liberties continue, we are grateful to those who take action with us.

October 29, 2019

A Constitution Day Comment

Today we celebrate the signing of the United States Constitution of 1787 by the men we call the Founders.

September 16, 2019

Celebrating Our Resilient Latinx Community

Between September 15 and October 15, we celebrate the culture and independence days of various Latin American countries. Hispanic Heritage Month is recognized and celebrated in all kinds of ways, some of which can lead to tokenism and lack of awareness of issues facing the Latinx community.

September 5, 2019 Immigrants' Rights

Alarming Indiana Jail Health Care Failures

The confluence of the opioid epidemic and the relocation of low-level offenders to Indiana county jails, among other factors, have left jails dramatically overcrowded, understaffed, and lacking adequate resources to appropriately house and care for the individuals incarcerated there.

September 4, 2019 Prisoner Rights Smart Justice

Indiana’s Jail Overcrowding Crisis

Across Indiana, inmates are being subjected to overcrowded jail cells and inhumane living conditions. Many are forced to sleep on cell floors, exposed to extremely dirty conditions with insects and black mold.

August 23, 2019 Smart Justice