Monthly Archives: December 2014

ACLU Holiday Shopping Guide

  Give the Gift of Freedom! Since 1933, attorneys and community activists working with the ACLU have made us the preeminent organization devoted to protecting civil liberties and civil rights here in San Diego & Imperial counties (see small gallery, below)….

Senate Torture Report Shows Need for Accountability

WASHINGTON – The Senate Select Committee on Intelligence today released the executive summary and findings of its landmark report on the CIA’s rendition, secret detention, and torture program. The full report was adopted in December 2012 by a bipartisan majority…

ACLU Calls on San Marcos School to Redirect Fundraiser to a Nonreligious Group

 * * * * * * * * * * UPDATE – Dec. 10, 2014 Dec. 10,  2014 – Today, the ACLU received an email from the San Marcos Unified School District announcing the following: In order to ensure that San…

Immigration Officers Ordering Illegal Deportations without Hearings, Finds ACLU

  NEW YORK – In the first comprehensive study of expedited deportations ordered by federal immigration agents instead of judges, the American Civil Liberties Union found numerous incidents of people with rights or strong claims to be in the United…