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May 25,2018

Contact: Daisy Vieyra, 916-442-1036 x613 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 25, 2018 Sacramento – Today, the California Senate Appropriations Committee advanced legislation to open law enforcement misconduct and use of force records. SB 1421, introduced by Senator Nancy Skinner (D-Berkeley), will make public information about confirmed cases of misconduct – including sexual... Read More

May 25,2018

Contact: Daisy Vieyra, 916-442-1036 x613 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 25, 2018 Sacramento – Today, the California Senate Appropriations Committee advanced legislation to open law enforcement misconduct and use of force records. SB 1421, introduced by Senator Nancy Skinner (D-Berkeley), will make public information about confirmed cases of misconduct – including sexual... Read More

May 23,2018

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties (“CRCL”) is the agency within DHS that is, according to its own website, responsible for “promoting respect for civil rights and civil liberties in policy creation and implementation,” and for “investigating and resolving civil rights and civil liberties complaints filed by the... Read More

May 21,2018

ACLU, University of Chicago Law School International Human Rights Clinic to Release Report on CBP Abuse of Immigrant Children ***Dial-In: 1-877-260-1479, Code: 4798999*** CONTACT: Gabriela Melendez, 202-715-0826, [email protected] WHAT: The American Civil Liberties Union’s Border Litigation Project and the International Human Rights Clinic at the University of... Read More

May 16,2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 16, 2018 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes [email protected] (619) 501-3408 A statement from the American Civil Liberties Union Foundations of California on today’s meeting at the White House regarding the California Values Act: “By meeting with President Trump today, a small group of California officials have made their views clear:... Read More