Monthly Archives: February 2007

Mike Farrell’s Keynote Address – 2007 ACLU Membership Conference

John F. Kennedy spoke at Amherst College in 1963, saying he “look(ed) forward to a great future for America, a future in which our country will match our military strength with our moral strength, its wealth with our wisdom, its…

ACLU Membership Conference 2007

February 24, 2007 The ACLU of San Diego and Imperial counties hosted its first ever membership conference at California Western School of Law. The wildly successful event drew together legislators, lawyers, and activists for an afternoon of civil liberties workshops,…

ACLU Hosts First-Ever Mobilization Conference

February 24, 2007 SAN DIEGO – The American Civil Liberties Union of San Diego & Imperial Counties presents its first-ever Membership Conference: Mobilization and Celebration and will conduct four civil liberties workshops on Saturday, February 24, 2007 from 3:00 to…

ACLU Lawsuit Decries Detention Facility’s Treatment of Children

The ACLU and the University of Texas School Of Law recently filed lawsuits against federal officials charging that the conditions at the Hutto Detention Facility in Taylor, Texas violate numerous provisions of Flores v. Meese, a 1997 court settlement that…

Bill Gives Domestic Partners, Married Spouses Equal Opportunity to Take Surname of Choice

Sacramento – Equality California (EQCA) and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Northern California, Southern California and San Diego & Imperial Counties announced today the joint sponsorship of a bill that would allow domestic partners and married spouses equal…