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Vote by Mail Not Enough, California Must Also Require Minimum Number of In-person Polls for November Elections

By: Brittany Stonesifer @ACLU_NorCal and Christina Fletes @ChristinaFletes As the coronavirus continues to spread, California’s elected officials must take swift action to protect the November elections. With... Read More

COVID-19

A Closer Look: During COVID-19 Pandemic, the ACLU Remains Vigilant

[caption id="attachment_16786" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Letters sent to various organizations and institutions authored by ACLU-SDIC and others.[/caption] By Edward Sifuentes SAN DIEGO – The COVID-19... Read More

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An Open Letter to California Officials: Housing First

By Eve Garrow After she became homeless, Callie Rutter entered “Bridges at Kraemer Place,” an emergency shelter that promises to “connect participants to housing as quickly as possible.” For her, however, the... Read More

California Legislation to Watch

California Is Ready to Ensure Every Public College Student Has Access to Abortion

By Phyllida Burlingame, ACLU of Northern California & Jennifer Dalven, Reproductive Freedom Project In a year when we’ve seen states throughout the South and Midwest move to ban abortion and restrict access to... Read More

California Legislation to Watch

California Is Pushing People Deeper into Poverty by Towing Their Cars for Non-Safety Reasons

California Is Pushing People Deeper into Poverty by Towing Their Cars for Non-Safety Reasons By Maya Ingram Living in California is already expensive enough for working families – paying rent, paying for... Read More