Jun 20,2018

CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes, 619-501-3408 [email protected] WHAT: The ACLU of San Diego and Imperial Counties and U.S. Sen. Kamala D. Harris (D-CA) will hold a rally and press conference outside the Otay Mesa Detention Center on Friday to denounce the Trump administration’s policy of separating families seeking refuge in the United States. This event kicks off... Read More

Jun 20,2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 20, 2018 CONTACT: Inga Sarda-Sorensen, 212-284-7347, [email protected] NEW YORK — In response to reports that President Trump will issue an executive order on family separation, Anthony D. Romero, executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union, offered the following reaction: “President Trump has been brought to his... Read More

Jun 19,2018

The ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties (ACLUF-SDIC) is seeking a full-time Immigrants’ Rights Staff Attorney. The ACLUF-SDIC is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 civil liberties and civil rights organization working to advance equality, freedom, and justice. ACLUF-SDIC affiliate covers the length of California’s border with Mexico. It has 38 staff members, 23... Read More

Jun 12,2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 12, 2018 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes [email protected] (619) 501-3408 ACLU: CA Law Used to Cite Drivers Who Honk Their Horns During Protests is Unconstitutional Lawsuit Filed After Sheriff’ Deputy Tickets Woman For Using Her Car Horn To Express Support For Demonstrators Outside Congressman’s Vista Office SAN DIEGO –... Read More

Jun 11,2018

By Novella Coleman As stories of state violence against Black men and boys occupy many of the calls for police reform, countless stories of Black women and girls subjected to excessive force and police misconduct remain untold. We must say their names. On March 28, 2015, 26-year-old Meagan Hockaday, a mother of three, was fatally shot by an Oxnard police officer... Read More