Daily Archives: 04/04/2018

ACLU of California Statement on 2018 Legislation to Hold Police Accountable

SACRAMENTO—Today, California lawmakers introduced groundbreaking legislation to hold police accountable and protect communities from police use of force and misconduct. In response, Peter Bibring, Police Practices Director with the ACLU of California, issued the following statement: “Today, California legislators heard…

ACLU Statement on Escondido’s Proposal to Join Trump Suit Against the California Values Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 4, 2018 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes esifuentes@aclusandiego.org (619) 501-3408 SAN DIEGO – Today, the City Council of Escondido will vote on a misguided and offensive proposal to join the Trump Administration’s lawsuit against the State of California…

ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties Condemns New ICE Policy on Detaining Pregnant Women

SAN DIEGO – The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement released a new policy today that revokes a previous guidance limiting the detention of pregnant women. The new policy eliminates the rule that ICE will not detain pregnant women except in…