Monthly Archives: July 2018

ACLU Comment on Family Reunification Deadline Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 26, 2018 CONTACT: Inga Sarda-Sorensen, 212-284-7347 (office), 347-514-3984 (cell), isarda-sorensen@aclu.org SAN DIEGO — Today is the court-mandated deadline for the Trump administration to reunite thousands of children and parents it forcibly separated. The American Civil Liberties…

Voting rights groups praise California Motor Voter for reaching nearly 800,000 voter registration transactions

For Immediate Release July 25, 2018 Contact: Kati Phillips, Common Cause kphillips@commoncause.org | (773) 392-3809 Daisy Vieyra, ACLU of California dvieyra@acluca.org | 916-824-3266  Voting rights groups praise California Motor Voter for reaching nearly 800,000 voter registration transactions SACRAMENTO, July 25,…

San Diego Assemblymember, Advocates and Residents Discuss Reducing the Number of People Killed by Police

FOR PLANNING PURPOSES CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes, 619.300.6166, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org WHAT: Assemblymember Shirley Weber (D-San Diego) will join community members and advocates at a community forum to discuss legislation (AB 931) she introduced this year to update California’s standards for police use…

ACLU Seeks Remedies For Trump Administration’s Failure to Meet Family Reunification Deadline

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 12, 2018 CONTACT: Inga Sarda-Sorensen, 212-284-7347 (office), 347-514-3984 (cell), isarda-sorensen@aclu.org SAN DIEGO — Given the Trump administration’s failure to comply with the July 10 reunification deadline for children under 5, the American Civil Liberties Union today…

200 ACLU Members Will March With Pride This Saturday

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 12, 2018 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes esifuentes@aclusandiego.org 619-300-6166 SAN DIEGO — A contingent of more than 200 ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties members, staff, friends and family will proudly march in the San Diego Pride…