We are disappointed by the court’s decision today. Virginia lawmakers gave incarcerated people greater incentive to pursue rehabilitation, but those incentives have now been eliminated for people with...
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Edited education is a handicap. I trust our teachers and librarians. You should, too.
This month a state working group delivered a report to the Virginia General Assembly with policy recommendations for eliminating or reducing the costs and fees of products and services.
Virginia Department of Corrections improperly withholds earned sentence credits from people eligible for early release
ACLU of Virginia challenges rollback of earned sentence credit program before Virginia Supreme Court.
ACLU-VA Submits Comment to Oppose the Proposed 2022 Model Policies on the Privacy, Dignity, and Respect for All Students in Virginia’s Public Schools
On September 29, 2022, the ACLU of Virginia added its voice to over 50,000 comments opposing the proposed model policies for transgender and nonbinary students.
In the courts
Virginia Obscenity Proceedings against Two Books
On behalf of Virginia bookstores & others, we urged a Virginia court to dismiss obscenity proceedings that would block two books from being sold & distributed in Virginia. Baseless claims of obscenity should not be allowed to override our First Amendment rights.