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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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Know Your Rights On Election Day

  • October 21, 2016
  • Posted in News

Election Day is almost here!  As you prepare to vote November 8, we thought we’d share our top six tips for avoiding problems at the polls: Check your voter registration and your polling location. You can do this online and print a copy. Make sure you have photo ID that will be accepted at the […]

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Tell Gov. Matt Bevin: Stop Attacking Transgender People!

  • October 5, 2016
  • Posted in LGBT Rights

This year government officials from nearly two dozen states—including Kentucky—are attempting to advance an agenda that would roll back protections for transgender Americans. Now, following an extreme ruling from a single conservative judge in these elected officials’ anti-transgender lawsuit, it’s time for us to come together as a nation and speak out against these attacks. […]

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