Daily Archives: 08/20/2018

California May Make Abortion Pill Available at All Public University Student Health Centers

By: Phyllida Burlingame & Jennifer Dalven California, the nation’s most populous state and a national leader in protecting and advancing reproductive health, could become the first to ensure that medication abortion is available to college students in public universities. State…

Time to end ‘willful defiance’ expulsions, suspensions in K-12 education

Imagine this scenario: A student speaks out of turn in class and is immediately referred to the principal’s office then suspended from school for three days. This is the harsh reality of a catch-all school disciplinary code commonly known as…

ACLU of California Changes Position to Oppose Bail Reform Legislation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 20, 2018 CONTACT: Daisy Vieyra dvieyra@acluca.org, 916-824-3266 ACLU of California Changes Position to Oppose Bail Reform Legislation SACRAMENTO – Today, the Executive Directors of the ACLU California affiliates announced a change to the ACLU’s position on…