Monthly Archives: June 2016

Know Your Rights During/After a Disaster

Your Rights During and After a Disaster: – You cannot be discriminated against – You are free from unreasonable searches – Your personal information must be protected – You have the right to medical care, food, shelter & financial aid – You…

Celebrate Constitution Day 2016!

September 16th is Constitution Day! On September 17, 1787, the 55 delegates to the Constitutional Convention held their final meeting. Only one item of business occupied the agenda that day: to sign the Constitution of the United States of America….

ACLU Statement on Orlando Tragedy

NEW YORK — ACLU Executive Director Anthony D. Romero said the following in response to the Orlando tragedy: “The Orlando tragedy has shaken us all. At times like this, we must hold close to our core values. Only by doing…

ACLU Endorses Adult Use of Marijuana Act

SACRAMENTO – Citing the continued widespread criminalization of young people of color through marijuana enforcement, the American Civil Liberties Union of California today announced it has endorsed the Adult Use of Marijuana Act (“AUMA”) to control, regulate, and tax adult use,…

ACLU of California Voting Rights Project Monitoring Possible Voter Intimidation

Since last Friday, the ACLU of California’s Voting Rights Project has been working on a grave situation in California’s northern most county – Siskiyou County – home to a large community of Hmong Americans, hundreds of whom are newly registered voters. We have reason to believe that…