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ACLU Sues City of San Diego, Demands SDPD Change Policy Allowing DNA Collection From Minors Without Parental Consent

SAN DIEGO, CA – The ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties (ACLU-SDIC) filed a lawsuit in California Superior Court yesterday against the City of San Diego.  The long-standing civil rights organization seeks to... Read More

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ACLU Statement on Donald Trump’s Election

By Anthony D. Romero, ACLU Executive Director This morning, Donald J. Trump was elected the 45th president of the United States, and the ACLU has a message for him. President-elect Trump, as you assume the... Read More

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New Study Shows Police Presence In Schools Has Negative Effect On Students

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 19, 2016 NEW STUDY SHOWS POLICE PRESENCE IN SCHOOLS HAS NEGATIVE EFFECT ON STUDENTS LOS ANGELES – Vast policy disparities among California school districts on how and when to summon... Read More

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ACLU Statement on San Diego Sheriff Body-Worn Camera Pilot Program

The following statement can be attributed to Kellen Russoniello, staff attorney, ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties: Public support for body cameras is based on the idea they will bring transparency and... Read More

Join the ACLU: Fighting for Equal Protection For All

We invite you to join the fight to protect fundamental American values of freedom, fairness, and equality for all by becoming a proud card-carrying member of the ACLU. For more than nine decades, the ACLU has led the... Read More