Two Idaho families are challenging HB 71, a dangerous law that intrudes on the rights and lives of transgender youth
Idaho Attorney General's Abortion Opinion Shows Overturning Roe Was Only the Beginning
We’re challenging the attorney general’s unconstitutional opinion, which threatens to reach across state lines to limit abortion access.
Abortion is Our Right, and We Won’t Be Silenced
Anti-abortion politicians are going after our right to speak freely and access vital information.
ACLU Idaho Press Releases
Families Sue to Block Idaho's Ban on Health Care for Trans Youth
An Idaho law criminalizing gender-affirming health care for transgender youth is being challenged by families in federal court.
U.S. Congress to Hear Testimony about ACLU Idaho Medicaid Lawsuit
The ACLU of Idaho, will testify before the United States Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs about the harms of automated systems and artificial intelligence (AI) in government...
ACLU of Idaho Publishes Illustrated Handbook for People in Idaho’s Jails and Prisons
“Your Rights on the Inside: A Handbook for Incarcerated Idahoans” is written as a graphic novel and includes legal rights information and self-advocacy tools for inmates.
Education Equity for Latinx Students in Idaho
The Education Equity for Latinx Students project started in the fall of 2022 as part of our efforts to expand racial justice work on behalf of Idaho students, beginning with Latinx communities.
In the courts
The ACLU of Idaho's Legal Department files lawsuits in federal and state courts throughout Idaho. We rely on Idahoans to report civil liberties violations when they happen so that the Legal Department can identify major threats to freedom in Idaho and respond with action to vindicate fundamental rights.