Along with our advocacy, legislative, and public education work, litigation remains one of the fundamental tools with which the ACLU of New Hampshire fights for equality and civil rights throughout the Granite State. See below for more information on the cases we've brought to the courts.
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State v. Letendre

In this case, the ACLU-NH seeks release of a 49-page internal investigation summary prepared by the Dover Police Department documenting misconduct of a police officer who was subsequently fired and charged criminally.  On February 4, 2021, the Court

February 4, 2021

Hernandez-Lara v. Lyons

In this habeas corpus action on behalf of immigrant Ana Ruth Hernandez-Lara, this case challenges the government’s unconstitutional practice of requiring detained immigrants to prove that their continued detention is unjustified.  However, during these detention hearings, the governme

October 13, 2020 Immigrants' Rights