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Amy Woolard Joins ACLU of Virginia as Chief Program Officer

Amy Woolard has joined the ACLU of Virginia (ACLUVA) as the newly created Chief Program Officer. The CPOr will provide oversight and guidance to the ACLUVA’s legal, policy, and community organizing programs, serving as the conductor, director, and facilitator of its programmatic work.

August 22, 2022

ACLU of Virginia Challenges Rollback of Earned Sentence Credit Program

The ACLU-VA challenges the continued incarceration of Antoine Anderson and demanding his immediate release. Mr. Anderson and hundreds of other incarcerated people who earned sentence reductions through good behavior were told at the last minute that their promised release would not be honored.

August 16, 2022

ACLU-VA's Comment Opposing Classroom Censorship Model Policies

The ACLU-VA  opposes the VDOE's proposed model policies that will only exacerbate an alarming trend toward classroom censorship, all while denying students the opportunity to be inspired by stories of people from all walks of life trying to live authentically in school curriculum.

August 2, 2022 LGBT Rights