Upholding the rights of the politically disenfranchised is vital; when the government has the power to deny legal rights and due process to one group of people, it puts all of our rights in danger. The ACLU is one of the nation's leading advocates for the rights of immigrants, refugees, and non-citizens by challenging unconstitutional laws and practices and countering the myths upon which many anti-immigrant laws are based.
Samma v. Department of Defense -- Challenge to Trump Administration policy blocking non-citizens serving in the U.S. Armed Forces from becoming U.S. citizensApril 29, 2020
NORA V. WOLF - CHALLENGING THE POLICY OF DEPORTING IMMIGRANTS TO ONE OF THE MOST DANGEROUS REGIONS IN THE WORLD TO AWAIT THEIR ASYLUM HEARINGSApril 14, 2020
- January 22, 2020
Las Americas Immigrant Advocacy Center v. Wolf - Challenging Denial of Immigrants’ Access to CounselDecember 5, 2019
I.A. v. Barr - Challenge to Trump Administration Limitation on Asylum for Migrants Passing Through Another Country en route to the U.S.August 21, 2019
Make the Road New York v. McAleenan - Challenge to Trump Administration Expansion of “Expedited Removal” for ImmigrantsAugust 6, 2019