Monthly Archives: July 2008

Court Upholds CA’s Medical Marijuana Laws, Striking Down Counties’ Challenge

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 31, 2008 The following may be attributed to Adam Wolf, an attorney with the American Civil Liberties Union Drug Law Reform Project, regarding today’s California Court of Appeal ruling in San Diego v. NORML, which rejected…

Renowned Journalist Robert Scheer

The ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties, and the San Diego Public Library invite you to a Free Public Lecture Robert Scheer Reporter, columnist, and author The Pornography of Power: How Defense Hawks Hijacked 9/11 and Weakened America Monday,…

Union-Tribune OpEd: Guard Is Better Used Elsewhere

Our multiple walls will never deter a terrorist who has the means to come into the country legally. By Andrea Guerrero July 27, 2008 This month, the National Guard ended its two-year deployment at our southern border. On the California…

Gulag USA: Legal Challenges to Immigrant Detention

The Immigration Law Clinic of UC Davis School of Law and The Immigration Law Clinic Alumni Council Present Gulag USA: Legal Challenges to Immigrant Detention Saturday, July 26, 2008 8:30 am – 2:30 pm California Western School of Law 225…

HUMAN RIGHTS VIGIL FOR LGBT VICTIMS OF VIOLENCE AND TORTURE

On the eve of Pride Weekend 2008, the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties and San Diego Pride invite all San Diegans to bear witness to the human rights abuses of LGBT people locally and globally. Human Rights Vigil…