Monthly Archives: December 2015

ACLU applauds judge’s decision to release video footage of killing of Nehad–UPDATED

***UPDATE: ACLU Statement on DA Dumanis’s Creation of a “Protocol” for How/When to Release Police Body Camera Video*** The following statement can be attributed to our legal director, David Loy: The purpose of access to public records is to hold…

ACLU of Northern California Statement on the SFPD’s Fatal Shooting of Mario Woods

For Immediate Release :  December 3, 2015 The ACLU of Northern California joins San Francisco community members in demanding justice for 26-year old Mario Woods. Woods died Wednesday after police shot him multiple times in San Francisco’s Bayview district. We…

Unconstitutional Termination of UCSD Student Media Funding

As explained in a letter sent by the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties, UCSD’s student council must reverse its unconstitutional decision to terminate funding for all student media because of a single article in The Koala, which is published…