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Dec 07,2016

SAN DIEGO, CA - The ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties (“ACLU-SDIC”) filed suit in California Superior Court yesterday against e3 Civic High School (“e3”), a charter school located in the downtown San Diego Central Library building. ACLU-SDIC and co-counsel, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP (“Pillsbury”), seek to compel disclosure of documents related to... Read More

Dec 05,2016

SACRAMENTO–Today, California lawmakers introduced Assembly Bill 3 and Senate Bill 6 to provide legal representation to the state’s immigrant communities who will be targeted by the federal government’s efforts to ramp up deportation programs and go after new classes of people for deportation.Specifically, the two bills would establish state funding to help prevent... Read More

Nov 30,2016

SAN DIEGO, CA – Norma Chavez-Peterson, Executive Director of the San Diego ACLU delivered the following statement regarding the final SDSU Study of SDPD Traffic Stop data during the 2pm meeting of the Public Safety & Livable Neighborhoods Committee Meeting today: Good afternoon, Council President Pro Tem Emerald and members of the committee.  My name is Norma... Read More

Nov 29,2016

ACLU of San Diego Communications DirectorThe ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties seeks an experienced and enthusiastic Communications Director who wants to make an impact on civil rights and civil liberties using top-notch strategic communications and leading a talented team.About the Organization and the DepartmentThe ACLU of San Diego and Imperial... Read More

Nov 22,2016

Donald Trump's campaign promises and his victory last week have created deep anxiety among immigrants and our allies in California. Within the ACLU of California, many of us feel directly and personally affected by threats to our communities. This is all too real.>> Action: Tell Donald Trump to stand up to hateBut we are not alone. We have each other. And we, the... Read More