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Sep 24,2020

A PDF copy of the letter can be found here. Sheriff William Gore william.gore@sdsheriff.org District Attorney Summer Stephan summer.stephan@sdcda.org Police Department Chief David Nisleit dnisleit@pd.sandiego.gov City Attorney Mara Elliott cityattorney@sandiego.gov Sent via email Re: Seizure of Protestors’ Cell Phones Dear Sheriff Gore, District... Read More

Sep 15,2020

[caption id="attachment_17082" align="aligncenter" width="562"] This photograph depicting a Tucson Sector Border Patrol station was obtained in 2016 via litigation challenging conditions of confinement in CBP detention. Source: American Immigration Council[/caption] By Sarah Thompson U.S. Customs and Border Protection (including its subcomponent, Border Patrol) runs a... Read More

Sep 15,2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 15, 2020 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes esifuentes@aclusandiego.org 619-501-3408 As schools across the nation implement distance learning, ACLU volunteers have produced dozens of educational videos bringing the U.S. Constitution to life for thousands of students on the anniversary of its signing. [caption id="" align="alignright" width="300"]... Read More

Sep 10,2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 10, 2020 CONTACT: Ed Sifuentes, ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-501-3408, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org SAN DIEGO – After scoring a victory in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, the ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties (ACLUF-SDIC) has settled its long-running First Amendment case against University... Read More

Sep 09,2020

CONTACT: Ed Sifuentes, ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-501-3408, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org SAN DIEGO – Today, the City of San Diego’s Public Safety and Livable Neighborhoods Committee voted to repeal the city’s “seditious language” ordinance. The repeal will now be considered by the full City Council. The following is a statement from Jonathan... Read More