On August 31, 2020, the ACLU of Kansas and the ACLU of Utah filed an amicus brief in Animal Legal Defense Fund, Center for Food Safety, Shy 38 Inc., and Hope Sanctuary v. Laura Kelly and Derek Schmidt challenging Kansas’ “Ag-Gag” law and its broad infringement and chilling effect on workers’ First Amendment rights by criminalizing and prohibiting access for undercover investigations and whistleblowing at agricultural facilities.