Due Process

The due process clause of the Fourteenth amendment holds that there is a fundamental, constitutional guarantee that all legal proceedings will be fair and that one will be given notice of the proceedings and an opportunity to be heard before the government acts to take away one's life, liberty, or property. There also is a constitutional guarantee that a law shall not be unreasonable, arbitrary, or changeable.  

Publications

Maryland War on Marijuana in Black and White

Maryland War on Marijuana in Black and White

Immigration Detainer Report

Immigration Detainer Report

KYR_English

Know Your Rights card in English

KYR_noncitizen

Know Your Rights card for noncitizens

KYR_Spanish

Know Your Rights card in Spanish

KYR - ICE Home Raids Spanish

ACLU Know Your Rights info regarding ICE home raids -- Spanish

KYR - ICE Home Raids English

ACLU Know Your Rights info regarding ICE home raids, in English

MD VEC English

Maryland Voter Empowerment Card in English

MD VEC Spanish

Maryland Voter Empowerment Card in Spanish

Caged Birds Sing

A report by the Girls on the Unit at Waxter

"Diverted into Deportation: The Immigration Consequences of Diversion Programs in Maryland"

Report Outlines the Consequences of Participating in Maryland's Diversion Programs as a Noncitizen

"Detained Without Process: The Excessive Use of Mandatory Detention Against Maryland's Immigrants"

Report Details Excessive, Wrongheaded Mandatory Detention of Immigrants in Maryland

KYR - Noncitizens - Spanish

Know Your Rights card for non-citizens, in Spanish