Monthly Archives: July 2009

How Can Science, Technology, & Engineering Help Civil Liberties?

Too little attention and effort have been given to ways that scientific discoveries and new technologies can solve civil liberties dilemmas. Instead, we almost only ever hear about how modern advances reduce or violate civil liberties. It is true that…

ACLU’S Safe & Free Advocacy

Accountability for Torture When he first took office, President Obama made two related pronouncements: (1) America will not engage in torture (who would have thought that an American President would one day feel compelled to make this clear?), and (2)…

Civil Liberties in Science & Technology Awards

Join the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties as it presents Civil Liberties in Science & Technology Awards to Senior Division Finalists in the 2009 Greater San Diego Science & Engineering Fair Wednesday, July 1 5:30 – 7:30 pm…

CIVIL LIBERTIES IN SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY AWARD WINNERS

The ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties is pleased to announce the winners of our First Annual Civil Liberties in Science & Technology Award winners! For the first time, the ACLU invited all senior division participants in the Greater…

Sheriff’s Dept Handling of Cardiff House Party for Congressional Candidate Francine Busby

On Friday, June 26, 2009, according to press reports and witness statements, a San Diego County Sheriff’s deputy, responding to a noise complaint, entered the home of Shari Barman who was hosting a political gathering to support Francine Busby, a…