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Sep 17,2018

2019 SUMMER LEGAL INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY ACLU Foundation San Diego & Imperial Counties The ACLUF-SDIC is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 civil liberties and civil rights organization working to advance equality, freedom, and justice. ACLUF-SDIC affiliate covers the length of California’s border with Mexico. It has 38 staff members, 23 board members, and an annual... Read More

Sep 17,2018

FALL 2019 FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITY ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties Border Litigation Project Legal Fellow NOTICE TO THIRD-YEAR LAW STUDENTS AND RECENT GRADUATES The ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties (ACLUF-SDIC) is a civil liberties and civil rights organization that uses the tools of litigation, legislation, policy,... Read More

Aug 31,2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 31, 2018 Contact: Daisy Vieyra, 916-824-3266 SACRAMENTO–Today, the California Assembly approved legislation that will help prevent wrongful convictions. Senate Bill 923, introduced by Senator Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco), will ensure that law enforcement agencies throughout the state adhere to evidence-based standards that protect... Read More

Aug 31,2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 31, 2018 Contact: Daisy Vieyra, 916-824-3266 SB 1421 will restore Californians’ right to know whether and how departments investigate and hold accountable officers who use force, plant evidence or sexually assault civilians. SACRAMENTO – Today, the California Assembly voted to approve Senate Bill 1421. Introduced by Senator Nancy... Read More

Aug 31,2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 31, 2018 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes [email protected] (619) 501-3408 ACLU Statement on Passage of Bill Prohibiting Police From Taking Minors’ DNA Without Parental Consent or Warrant  SAN DIEGO – The ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties issued the following statement on the California Legislature’s passage of... Read More