As Floridians across the state continue to deal with the aftermath of this catastrophic hurricane, please know that the ACLU of Florida is here with you and thinking of you, especially those in Southwest Florida who bore the brunt of the storm's devastation.
The lawsuit targets the Baker County Sheriff’s Office, which operates an infamous detention center with a long history of human rights violations
Oral Arguments Conclude in Preliminary Injunction Hearing to Block Racially Gerrymandered Jacksonville City Council Maps
On September 16, ACLU of Florida, SPLC, and the Harvard Election Law Clinic participated in oral arguments for a preliminary injunction motion to halt use of Jacksonville’s City Council and School Board maps for the 2023 and 2024 elections.
Multiple Organizations File Federal Complaint Against ICE Detention Center for Abuses and Medical Neglect
The complaint cites new and extensive evidence of medical neglect and first-hand accounts of abuse from people detained at the Baker County Detention Center
Oral Arguments and Press Conference in Litigation Against Jacksonville's Racially Gerrymandered Maps
City Council Map Packs Black Communities Into Just Four Districts, Denying Them Equal Representation and a Fair Voice in Government
Florida University Law Clinics and the ACLU of Florida Launch New Immigration Legal Representation Program at ICE Detention Center
Law Clinics from the University of Miami, University of Florida, and Florida State University, along with the ACLU of Florida, created the Baker Legal Assistance Program.