Organizations to Contact
The editors have compiled the following list of organizations concerned with the issues debated in this book. The descriptions are derived from materials provided by the organizations. All have publications or information available for interested readers. The list was compiled on the date of publication of the present volume; names, addresses, phone and fax numbers, and e-mail/Internet addresses may change. Be aware that many organizations take several weeks or longer to respond to inquiries, so allow as much time as possible.
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
125 Broad St. New York, NY 10004-2400
fax: (212) 869-9065
The ACLU is a national organization that works to defend Americans’ civil rights as guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution. It opposes curfew laws for juveniles and seeks to protect the right of gang members to assemble in public. Among the ACLU’s numerous publications are the book In Defense of American Liberties: A History of the ACLU, the handbook The Rights of Prisoners: A Comprehensive Guide to the Legal Rights of Prisoners Under Current Law, and the briefing paper “Crime and Civil Liberties.”
1000 Massachusetts Ave. NW Washington, DC 20001
fax: (202) 842-3490
The Cato Institute is a libertarian...
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