Monthly Archives: June 2007

Acclaimed Civil Libertarian David Cole

Law professor and legal affairs journalist David Cole will speak about presidential abuses of power on Tuesday, June 26, 7 pm at the Lyceum Theater in downtown San Diego. A free reception and info fair precede the lecture from 6…

ACLU and City of Vista Settle Day Laborer Dispute

San Diego and Vista – The American Civil Liberties Union of San Diego & Imperial Counties, California Rural Legal Assistance, Inc., Holsenback APC, and the City of Vista today jointly announce their agreement to halt a lawsuit challenging the city’s…

ACLU Analysis of Audit of SD County Sheriff’s Department

The long-awaited independent, external audit of the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department’s use of force policies and practices was released today (June 25, 2007). The following is the ACLU’s initial analysis of the 174 page audit and the Sheriff’s responses…

Update in Kiniti v. Meyers

Judge Dana M. Sabraw issued a decision today on the defendants’ motions to dismiss in the ACLU’s case challenging dangerous and inhumane conditions at the San Diego Correctional Facility. The ACLU joined a lawsuit in January 2007 on behalf of…