Local civil society and business organizations call on the San Diego City Council to sign amicus brief in Muslim ban suit

SAN DIEGO – The San Diego City Council meets in close session at 10am today.  Among items for consideration is the City of Chicago’s request that San Diego join the amicus curiae brief in State of Washington vs.... Read More

Mitra Ebadolahi, Border Litigation Project Staff Attorney at the JFK Terminal 4 protest.

ACLU of San Diego Files Demands for Documents on Implementation of Trump’s Muslim Ban

SAN DIEGO — The American Civil Liberties Union of San Diego & Imperial Counties filed a Freedom of Information Act request today with its local U.S. Customs and Border Protection office to expose how Trump... Read More

Prejudice by Executive Order. We won't stand for it.

ACLU of California Statement on Trump Administration’s Discriminatory Executive Orders

[caption id="attachment_14494" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Prejudice by Executive Order. We won't stand for it.[/caption] Today, President Trump and his new administration confirmed the institution of draconian,... Read More


ACLU Joins San Diego Women’s March “To Repudiate Injustice, Bigotry and Misogyny”

SAN DIEGO – More than five thousand people from throughout the region are expected to participate in the San Diego Women’s March this Saturday, January 21. A contingent of two hundred activists from the San Diego... Read More

Immigrant Rights

ACLU on Gov.’s Budget Proposal: Off to Good Start to Protect California’s Most Vulnerable

SACRAMENTO–In response to Governor Jerry Brown’s unveiling of his proposed 2017-18 budget, the American Civil Liberties Union of California’s Center for Advocacy and Policy issued the following statement on behalf... Read More