The state has a constitutional responsibility to provide legal counsel for people who can't afford to hire a private attorney. Unfortunately, Maine isn't fulfilling this obligation. Tell Maine's leaders to ensure access to justice for all!
The protections of due process and equal protection embodied in our Constitution and Bill of Rights apply to every person in this country, not just those who were born here. The ACLU of Maine seeks to expand and enforce the civil liberties and civil rights of immigrants and to combat discrimination.