Monthly Archives: December 2007

Top Ten Best and Worst of 2007

Top 10 ways our government failed us Not putting an end to warrantless NSA spying. Congress instead has continued to let the NSA spy without warrants and is considering letting the telephone companies off the hook for spying on Americans…

San Diego City Council Supports ACLU Medical Marijuana Suit

In another boost to patients who need medical marijuana to relieve chronic symptoms of cancer, AIDS, and other diseases, the city of San Diego filed an amicus brief in the lawsuit brought by the American Civil Liberties Union and other…

Supreme Court Upholds Free Speech at the Mall

The California Supreme Court ruled today that Fashion Valley Mall cannot prevent protesters on its property from urging a boycott of one of its tenants. The three ACLU affiliates in California filed an amicus brief asking the court to make…

Sheriff’s Dept to Undergo Review of Its Audit Implementation

At the urging of the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties, the Sheriff’s Department has agreed to bring back a team of outside auditors to determine whether the agency has met its commitment to improve how it investigates officer-involved…

Steve Foley Shooting

D.A.’s Letter of December 13, 2007