Yearly Archives: 2009

Call/Email the Imperial County Board of Supervisors and Show Up This Tuesday, Dec.22

Please make your voices heard! Whether you agreed with Proposition 8 or not, your opinion on whether Imperial County should get involved in this litigation deserves to be heard by the Board of Supervisors. Ask the Board to reopen the…

ACLU Settles Litigation over Free Speech Violations by Fallbrook High

After the threat of a court order forced Fallbrook High School to allow publication of a previously censored article and editorial in the student newspaper, the Fallbrook Union High School District voted to settle a lawsuit brought by the ACLU…

Escondido Must Stop Driver’s-License-Only Checkpoints

December 18, 2009 SAN DIEGO – The American Civil Liberties Union of San Diego & Imperial Counties and El Grupo sent a demand letter today to the city attorney of Escondido calling for an end to the city’s policy and…

IMPERIAL COUNTY JOINS DEFENDERS OF PROP 8

Yesterday, without prior public notice, the Imperial County Board of Supervisors approved, by a vote of 3-2, intervening in a federal lawsuit in support of Proposition 8. Instead of providing the public with notice of the agenda, as is normally…

Celebrate Human Rights Day with ‘Human Rights Expressions’

Spend Human Rights Day – rain or shine! – with the ACLU and the AjA Project at a celebration of student free expression and a reception to inaugurate AjA’s art installation at Liberty Station in Point Loma. Art projects from…