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Jun 18,2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 18, 2020 CONTACT: Nicky Vogt, 610-389-1314, nvogt@aclu.org WASHINGTON — In a 5-4 ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court rejected the Trump administration’s attempt to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and jeopardize the lives of 700,000 DACA recipients. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has fought the Trump... Read More

Jun 12,2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 12, 2020 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes, ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-501-3408, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org IMPERIAL – Today, the ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties (ACLUF-SDIC), together with Cooley LLP, filed a motion for a preliminary injunction seeking a reduction of the population inside the... Read More

Jun 02,2020

The following is a prepared testimony delivered to the San Diego City Council by policy associate, Savana Doudar. Good Afternoon Council President Gomez and Councilmembers. My name is Savana Doudar. I am a policy associate for the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties. We stand in solidarity with our Black community and all San Diegans who seek justice for George... Read More

Jun 01,2020

The ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties stands in solidarity with our Black community and many others who condemn police brutality and demand police accountability and justice. We the People deserve fair policing. The time is now to come together to do the difficult work to ensure that We the People truly means all of us. The events of the past week have been both... Read More

May 31,2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 31, 2020 MEDIA CONTACT: Ed Sifuentes, ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org, 619-501-3408 SAN DIEGO – Today, several cities and certain unincorporated areas in San Diego County enacted curfews following demonstrations held to protest the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minn., and the deaths... Read More