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Please contact Sam Petto, Communications Director, for all press inquiries. (402) 476-8091 ext. 104.

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Advocates to Hold Vote Vigil for Essential Workers

LINCOLN, Neb. – Advocates and community members will greet state senators as they arrive at the Nebraska State Capitol tomorrow morning, urging them to support the Meatpacking Employees COVID-19 Protection Act.

May 5, 2021

ACLU Tells Governor to Reset Media Access Plan

LINCOLN, Neb. – The ACLU of Nebraska is calling on Governor Pete Ricketts to immediately reconsider two recent media access decisions so that no journalists are unjustly barred from covering his press conferences.

May 4, 2021

Prison Officials Stop Blocking Woman’s Access to Abortion

LINCOLN, Neb. – Following an emergency lawsuit from the ACLU of Nebraska, a woman in custody at the Nebraska Correctional Center for Women has received the abortion care she was previously denied by the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services. 

April 14, 2021