Daily Archives: 06/28/2011

Escondido’s Sectarian City Council Prayers Violate Constitution

SAN DIEGO – The Escondido City Council is violating the constitutional principle of separation of church and state by engaging in sectarian prayers during the “Moment of Reflection” at the beginning of each council meeting, according to a demand letter…

ACLU Speaks Out Against Board of Supervisors’ E-Verify Proposal

This morning the San Diego County Board of Supervisors heard a proposal, recommended by Supervisors Bill Horn and Dianne Jacob, for the County to begin exploring the use of E-Verify (Electronic Employment Eligibility Verification System). Cynthia Buiza, policy director of…

ACLU Concerned that County Will Violate Voting Rights Act

June 28, 2011 SAN DIEGO – Fearful that the San Diego County Board of Supervisors is considering flawed redistricting maps that have the potential to disenfranchise voters of color and language minorities, a civic participation attorney of the ACLU of…