Monthly Archives: May 2014

Development Director

  The American Civil Liberties Union Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties seeks a dynamic, sophisticated full-time fundraiser to support and enhance its development efforts.  The Development Director reports to the Executive Director. The ACLU fights for individual rights…

Sheriff Gore Will No Longer Comply with ICE Immigration Holds

  SAN DIEGO – In a surprising but welcome decision, San Diego County Sheriff Bill Gore’s office confirmed that effective immediately, immigration detainees will no longer be held in jail for extra time under unconstitutional immigration “hold” requests. The policy…

Your Right to Protest

YOUR FIRST AMENDMENT-PROTECTED RIGHTS Read this article for important highlights of your right to protest. Short guide on Your Right to Protest Guía: Derecho a Protestar An Activist’s Guide to Free Speech, Protests, and Demonstrations Your right to film the…

Silencio departe de la Oficina de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza resulta en una demanda

SAN DIEGO – La ACLU de los Condados de San Diego y Imperial interpuso una demanda bajo la Ley de Libertad de Información (FOIA, por sus siglas en inglés)  esta mañana buscando inmediato acceso a el reporte Foro de Investigación…

Radio Silence from Border Patrol on Use-of-Force Policies Leads to Lawsuit-UPDATED

*** UPDATE: CBP Releases Report, New Training Handbook 5/30/14 *** This morning, Customs and Border Protection officials announced the release of a revised use-of-force policy handbook and the Police Executive Research Forum report the San Diego ACLU had sued to…