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Civil Liberties


Directivas de los Padres/ Parental Directives

Oregon Resources
National Resources
LWVUS & OREGON Leaders on Sanctuary/ Immigration issues
Sanctuary Cities and Counties in Oregon


OR Community Quarterly Roundtable with DHS/ Office of Civil Rights & Civil Liberties on Feb 9, 2017. Pictured here are representatives from Immigrant Communities, DoJ, DHS, TSA, ICE, USCIS, & LWVOR.

The League has always promoted civility in government. We call for more respectful communication among citizens and elected officials at all government levels. The League wants you to know your rights for travel bans, immigration detention, hate-crimes and bullying. Please read further and share these resources.  

The League of Women Voters of the United States’ Social Policy: Secure equal rights and equal opportunity for all. Promote social and economic justice, and the health and safety of all Americans.

PROTEJA SU FAMILIA (PDF) RECURSOS PARA QUE LA FAMILIA ESTE PREPARADA Necesitamos estar preparados por si una emergencia ocurre -Utilice estos consejos para estar prevenidos y para preparar los documentos necesarios por si un miembro de su familia es detenido o si no tiene a alguien que se encargue de sus hijos. -Necesita tener todos sus documentos en orden y sobre todo actualizados. -También necesitara tener información de emergencia y saber qué decir si un oficial de ICE lo detiene. -Si alguien es detenido por ICE, los miembros de su familia pueden ubicarlo utilizando el localizador para detenidos de ICE. Agradecimientos especiales al Centro de Leyes de Oregon y a Latino Network

PROTECT YOUR FAMILY (PDF) Use this advice with documents to prepare. If members of your family are detained or unavailable as caretakers, you need to have guardianship and emergency information in order and know what to say. Thanks to Latino Network and the Oregon Law Center. Willamette Weekly cites the Southern Poverty Law Center, November 30, 2016: “New Report on Post-Election Hate Incidents Shows Oregon at Top of List”. These services have deep roots and loads of experience tracking and responding to hate crimes and harassment. This is not their first rodeo. We care and welcome your help to network with people who need these services. Please send other resources you recommend to our office: lwvor@lwvor.org

Directivas de los Padres/ Parental Directives

CONOZCA SUS DERECHOS (Imprimir tarjetas rojas para ICE)/ Know your Rights- other languages (print Red Cards for ICE)
y saber que decir al oficial de ICE cuando Ud. es detenido./ ICE detainee locator, If you are detained by ICE, family members can search for you

Oregon Resources:

National Resources

LWVUS & OREGON Leaders on Sanctuary/ Immigration issues:

Sanctuary Cities in Oregon: These Oregon cities will not honor ICE detainers without a court order or warrant: Ashland, Beaverton, Corvallis, Gaston, Portland, Springfield.

Sanctuary Counties in Oregon  The following Oregon counties will not honor ICE detainers without a court order or warrant. The County Sheriff who would enforce these actions. Baker, Clackamas, Clatsop, Coos, Crook, Curry, Deschutes, Douglas, Gilliam, Grant, Hood River, Jackson, Jefferson, Josephine, Lane, Lincoln, Malheur, Marion, Multnomah, Polk, Sherman, Tillamook, Umatilla, Union, Wallowa, Wasco, Washington, Wheeler, Yamhill. Please email us updates! (lwvor@lwvor.org)