Tag: ACLU

Utah lawmakers tee up a court fight with passage of an 18-week abortion ban

This article originally appeared in the Salt Lake Tribune. Read it in its entirety here. Republican Utah senators were undaunted by the near-certainty of lawsuits and an uphill battle through the courts as they voted 23-6 along party lines Wednesday evening to ban elective abortions after 18 weeks of fetal development. A bipartisan majority of

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How do we as Utahns respond to DACA?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]To say I was disappointed by the Trump administration’s announcement today ending DACA would be an understatement. I’m sad that so many of my friends–here in Utah where I live, in Arizona where I grew up, in Texas where I served a spanish-speaking mission, and across the nation–may face the possibility of being ejected from

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Press Release – BETTER UTAH HOSTS ANNUAL POST-LEGISLATIVE SESSION PANEL

Salt Lake City, UT – Tomorrow evening, Alliance for a Better Utah is hosting its annual Post-Legislative Session Panel. The discussion will take a behind-the-scenes look at the big issues of this year’s legislative session. Each of the panelists will bring a different perspective to these issues as they attempted to influence those issues through

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