Daily Archives: 05/30/2018

ACLU Applauds Advancement of California Bill to Prevent Wrongful Convictions

Contact: Daisy Vieyra, 916-442-1036 x613 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 30, 2018 SACRAMENTO–Today, the California Senate advanced legislation to require police throughout the state to adhere to evidence-based standards during eyewitness identifications. Senators voted 24 to 8 to approve the measure,…

California Senate Advances “Right to Know” Police Transparency Legislation with Bipartisan Support

Contact: Daisy Vieyra, 916-442-1036 x613 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 30, 2018 SB 1421 will open California police use of force records and records of officers found guilty of committing misconduct, like planting evidence and sexually assaulting members of the public….