Know Your Rights

News advisory: CLDC to Host Know Your Rights information booth at Kesey Square

By | 2018-06-18T11:54:30+00:00 August 18th, 2016|Events, Info, Know Your Rights, News|

The Civil Liberties Defense Center will be hosting a Know Your Rights information booth at Kesey Square to empower everyone in the Eugene community to know their rights when interacting with the police. Advice on constitutional rights, such as the right to assemble in public places like Kesey Square, sidewalks and public parks will be emphasized as well as basic instruction on how to “Copwatch,” or video record law enforcement.

Know Your Rights (Arabic)

By | 2016-01-13T13:16:55+00:00 January 13th, 2016|Know Your Rights, Resources, Trainings|

CLDC stands in solidarity with targeted people and communities by assisting them with protecting their Constitutional rights through any legal avenue feasible (federal or state recourse), providing KYR trainings to those communities as requested, and by sharing a KYR resource that has been translated into Arabic by the National Lawyers Guild (NLG).

Policing the Police: Your Right to Record Law Enforcement

By | 2017-08-18T12:57:58+00:00 April 21st, 2015|Featured, Know Your Rights, News|

In light of the shortcomings of the legal system and growing police violence against people, there are many ways that communities can help each other to defend their rights to be free from unlawful searches, seizures, and cruel and inhumane treatment by law enforcement officers.

Filming the Police on your cell phone

By | 2017-08-18T12:57:58+00:00 April 14th, 2015|Info, Know Your Rights, Resources|

In light of the recent Supreme Court case that came out a couple weeks ago that found that GPS tracking constitutes a search under the Fourth Amendment, and therefore requires a warrant we wanted to go over your rights to protect your data if you end up in a situation where you record police misconduct on your phone.

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