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ACLU-KY, FFRF file lawsuit challenging rejection of personalized license plate request

  • November 22, 2016
  • Posted in Legal

“IM GOD” license plate is fully protected individual speech The American Civil Liberties Union of Kentucky (ACLU-KY) and Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) filed a lawsuit on behalf of a Kentucky man denied a personalized license plate reading “IM GOD.” Kentucky Division of Motor Vehicle (DMV) officials initially refused ACLU-KY/FFRF client Ben Hart’s request in […]

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We Need You With Us! Join or Volunteer

  • November 14, 2016
  • Posted in Front Slider

Since Election Day, the ACLU has seen a renewed sense of urgency from hundreds of thousands of Americans to protect civil liberties. Hundreds of Kentuckians have started following us on Facebook and Twitter, and more are joining our email list for the latest information on our events and critical petitions and actions.  We’ve also heard […]

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Death Row Exoneree Tour Stops in Eastern Kentucky In November

  • October 25, 2016
  • Posted in Abolition of the Death Penalty

The ACLU of Kentucky and  Kentucky Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty are hosting events with death row exoneree Randy Steidl across Eastern Kentucky the week of November 14, 2016. Steidl was released from prison May 28, 2004 after spending 17 years behind bars (12 years on death row) for a crime he had nothing […]

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