Archivos del Tag: ACLU

Groups File Lawsuit Against Trump Policy Forcibly Returning Asylum Seekers to Mexico

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 14, 2019 CONTACT: Inga Sarda-Sorensen, ACLU, 212-284-7347, [email protected] Jen Fuson, SPLC, 202-834-6209, [email protected] Brianna Krong, CGRS, 415-581-8835, [email protected] SAN FRANCISCO — The American Civil Liberties Union, Southern Poverty Law Center, and Center for Gender & Refugee Studies filed a federal lawsuit today…

ACLU of California Commends Governor for Assigning National Guard to Locations Where They are Actually Needed

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Feb. 11, 2019 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes [email protected] (619) 501-3408 SAN DIEGO – Please attribute the following statement to Norma Chavez-Peterson, executive director of the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties, speaking on behalf of the three…

ACLU Statement on Ninth Circuit Decision Affirming First Amendment Right to Photograph Near Ports of Entry

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 14, 2018 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes [email protected] (619) 501-3408 SAN DIEGO – Today, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued an opinion in Askins et al. v. DHS. The case involves the public’s First Amendment right to…

Job Announcement: Senior Communications Strategist

Job Announcement ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties Senior Communications Strategist The ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties (ACLUF-SDIC) is seeking a skilled, full-time Senior Communications Strategist. The ACLUF-SDIC is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 civil liberties and…

ACLU Statement on Proposed Trump Executive Order on Family Separation

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,…