Know Your Rights

These "Know Your Rights" materials are informational resources only and are not legal advice. For legal advice, to ask about your rights in specific situations, or if you believe that your rights have been violated and wish to pursue a private action or other possible avenues, please contact a private attorney.

You may also file a complaint with the ACLU of Nevada by completing our online complaint form. Although we are interested in hearing your story, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to assist you.

 

Your Rights - By Issue

  • Law Enforcement: General Law Enforcement | First Amendment | Homeless
  • LGBT Rights: Domestic Partnerships | Rights of Transgender Individuals
  • Open Government: Federal Freedom of Information Act | Nevada Open Meetings Law | Nevada Public Records Law
  • Prisoner's Rights
  • Voting Rights: Voting Rights Guide | College Students | Voting with a Criminal Conviction
  • Youth: Right to an Education | Voting Rights for College Students
 

LAW ENFORCEMENT

General Law Enforcement

The First Amendment

Homeless

Sex Workers

File A Complaint

 

LGBT RIGHTS

Marriage and Domestic Partnerships

Sexual Orientation

Rights of Transgender Individuals

 

OPEN GOVERNMENT

Federal Freedom of Information Act and Privacy Act

Nevada Open Meetings Law

Nevada Public Records Law

 

PRISONER'S RIGHTS

 

VOTING RIGHTS

Voting Rights Guide

Voting Information for College Students

Voting with a Criminal Conviction

Información en Español

 

Know Your Rights for Youth

Homeless Youth: Your Right to Receive an Education

Voting Information for College Students

FILE A COMPLAINT

 

INFORMACIÓN EN ESPAÑOL