Know Your Rights

The U.S. and Washington Constitutions provide certain rights to all people, regardless of immigration status. This booklet provides a brief overview of some of your rights, and guidelines for responding to frequent situations. This document is educational and is not intended as legal advice. If you have a question about your legal rights, please contact an attorney immediately.
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+ Know your rights if you are bullied in school


+ Know your rights if you are contacted by FBI agents


+ Know your rights if you are physically or verbally attacked or threatened


+ 5 Steps to take to intervene as a bystander in public


+ Know your rights as a student


+ Know your rights as an employee


+ Know your rights if you are visited by law enforcement agents


+ Know your rights if stopped by a police officer


+ Know your rights if contacted by DHS


+ Know your rights as an airline passenger