Monthly Archives: November 2011

However Hateful, Koala Parody is Protected Speech

SAN DIEGO – Concerned that a potential federal investigation will chill protected free speech, the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties today called on the Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights to resist requests for an investigation of…

H-E-L-L-O: Students Have a Right to Privacy in Their Cell Phones

New ACLU of California Report The ACLU of California has created a new report to help schools limit the use of cell phones on their campuses but at the same time, respect the privacy rights of students. As cell phones…

VETERANS’ DAY

In honor of all veterans, the offices of the ACLU are closed today. We, the peoples of the United Nations, determined to save succeeding generations from the scourge of war, which twice in our lifetime has brought untold sorrow to…

Liberties at Night!

We are throwing a party and you are invited! Please join us for the first ever “Liberties at Night,” an ACLU member cocktail party. On the evening of Thursday, November 10th we will be celebrating our 90+ years of fighting…

Immigrant Detainees Deserve Lawyers

Below is a link to an editorial that was published in the Los Angeles Times today, calling for legal representation for all immigrant detainees. The editorial argues that providing attorneys for detainees not only could potentially save significant amounts of…