Archivos del Autor: Ferchil Ramos

ACLU, Physicians for Human Rights Demand That CBP Improve Medical Care for Individuals Forced to Endure Substance Withdrawal at Ports of Entry

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 17, 2019 CONTACT: Imelda Mejia, ACLU of Texas, 346-299-6803, [email protected] SAN DIEGO, California – The ACLU Border Rights Center, the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties and Physicians for Human Rights today sent a letter to…

Our Testimony To The PSLN Committee Regarding AB 953 Data Presentation

The following is the testimony delivered by ACLU-SDIC Policy Associate, Chelsey Birgisdóttir, as she spoke before the Public Safety and Liveable Neighborhoods Committee. Good morning, Councilmembers. My name is Chelsey Birgisdottir. I am a policy associate with the ACLU of…

Celebrating ‘Constitution Day’ in Classrooms Across San Diego County on Tuesday, September 17

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 16, 2019 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes [email protected] 619-501-3408 SAN DIEGO – On Tuesday, thousands of middle and high school students will celebrate Constitution Day in classrooms across San Diego County by learning about the wisdom, complexity and…

California Assembly Passes College Student Right to Access Act, Bill One Step Closer to Governor’s Desk

SACRAMENTO, Calif.  – Groundbreaking legislation that would require all on-campus student health centers at public universities in California to offer medication abortion services passed in the California Assembly today with an initial vote of 44 to 15. Now, Senate Bill…

California Legislature Votes to Make Election Day Registration Available at Every Polling Site

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 11, 2019 Press Contacts: Daisy Vieyra, [email protected], 916-824-3266 Elizabeth Leslie, [email protected], 916-842-7737 SACRAMENTO–Today, the California Legislature approved SB 72, legislation by State Senator Thomas J. Umberg (D-Santa Ana) that will allow all eligible Californians to register…