Monthly Archives: June 2017

Job Announcement: Senior Manager of Program Collaboration

JOB TITLE: Senior Manager of Program Collaboration Based in San Diego, Los Angeles or San Francisco Application deadline: August 4, 2017 About the Opportunity The ACLU of California seeks a capable, flexible, and thoughtful Senior Manager of Program Collaboration who…

Supreme Court to Hear Trump Muslim Ban Challenge

San Francisco, CA – The Supreme Court will review the challenge to President Trump’s Muslim ban, and will keep the ban from taking effect in the interim as to individuals who have a connection to the United States. The American…

Board of Supervisors Appointment of Interim District Attorney is an Affront to the Democratic Process

SAN DIEGO – Today, San Diego County Board of Supervisors appointed Chief Deputy District Attorney Summer Stephan as interim San Diego County District Attorney. Ms. Stephan will serve as the region’s chief law enforcement official until the 2018 election. The…

Advocates Vow to Double Down on Efforts to Reform California’s Money Bail System

SACRAMENTO—Last night, the California Assembly failed to approve AB 42 (Bonta), a bill to reform California’s money bail system, after continued pressure from the for-profit bail industry. The defeat came on the heels of the Senate’s bipartisan approval of an…

What Did We Really Learn About Biased Policing In San Diego?

After waiting sixteen years for an analysis of San Diego Police Department traffic stop data to address concerns about biased policing, we are shocked and disappointed to learn that San Diegans were provided a muted version of the analysis, in…