Monthly Archives: April 2012

Abogados de ACLU reaccionan a argumento en Corte Suprema sobre la ley antiinmigrante de Arizona

WASHINGTON – Los abogados con el Proyecto de Derechos de los Inmigrantes de la ACLU que asistieron a los argumentos de esta mañana en la Corte Suprema acentuaron la necesidad de parar leyes como SB-1070 porque fomentan la discriminación racial, dañar…

California Pushes Back on the War on Women

Across the country we’re seeing ongoing attacks on access to reproductive health care. Massive attacks. The Guttmacher Institute released data today detailing that, just a few months into 2012, hundreds of provisions to restrict abortion access have been introduced in state legislatures…

ACLU of California Hits the Capitol

More than 200 ACLU of California members, activists, students, and supporters used their feet, brains and voices to advocate for three important bills before the California Legislature this session, and for civil liberties and civil rights in general. The 2012…

AB 1081 – Rebuilding Community Trust with the TRUST Act

We’re all safer when we foster trust and transparency between all communities and the local police. But the out-of-control “Secure” Communities (known as S-Comm) deportation program is destroying those relationships, making us less safe and burdening our local governments. The…

SB 1338 – Now More than Ever: Expand Reproductive Health Care

SACRAMENTO — While other states and Congress are moving to restrict reproductive health care, in California nursing and medical organizations, reproductive health advocates and women’s rights groups have come together to support legislation that would increase access to comprehensive reproductive…