Monthly Archives: April 2020

Federal Judge Orders Release of Dozens of Medically Vulnerable People at Otay Mesa Detention Center

April 30, 2020 MEDIA CONTACT: Ed Sifuentes, ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org, 619-501-3408 SAN DIEGO – Today, Judge Dana Sabraw issued an order directing the federal government to release more than 50 medically vulnerable individuals who…

GOVERNOR NEWSOM’S EXECUTIVE ORDER N-54-20 (APRIL 23, 2020)

On April 23, 2020, Governor Newsom issued an executive order extending DMV deadlines. Below is a summary of the key provisions and other relevant announcements from the DMV. [1] Vehicle Registration If your vehicle registration expired between March 16, 2020…

Suit Filed to Drastically Reduce Number of People in U.S. Marshals’ Custody at Otay Mesa Detention Center

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 24, 2020 MEDIA CONTACT: Ed Sifuentes, ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org, 619-501-3408 SAN DIEGO – Today, the National Immigration Project (NIP-NLG), American Civil Liberties Union Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties…

ACLU Sues Governor in California Supreme Court Over Pandemic Conditions

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 25, 2020 MEDIA CONTACT: ACLU SoCal Communications & Media Advocacy,communications@aclusocal.org, 626-755-4129 (cell) Ed Sifuentes, ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties,esifuentes@aclusandiego.org, 619-501-3408 SAN DIEGO – The American Civil Liberties Union Foundation of Southern California, American Civil Liberties…

ACLU Sues for Drastic Reduction in Population of Overcrowded Otay Mesa, Imperial Detention Centers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 21, 2019 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes, ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-501-3408, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org SAN DIEGO – Today, the American Civil Liberties Union Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties (ACLUF-SDIC) filed a class-action lawsuit…