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Apr 18,2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 18, 2019   MEDIA CONTACT: ACLU SoCal Communications and Media Advisory,[email protected], 213-977-5252. SAN FRANCISCO —Today, the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals rejected the Trump administration’s attempt to suspend the California law SB 54 that limits local and state law enforcement from acting as deportation... Read More

Apr 05,2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 5, 2019 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes [email protected] (619) 501-3408 SAN DIEGO – Today, the ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties (ACLUF-SDIC) submitted an amicus brief in the case of a southeastern San Diego man seeking to remove his name from the state’s CalGang database. The database, which documents and tracks... Read More

Apr 05,2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 5, 2019 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes [email protected] (619) 501-3408 SAN DIEGO — Today, President Trump is visiting Calexico, Calif., in the Imperial Valley to tour a 30-foot-tall, 2.2-mile section of replacement border fence, decry what he is calling an immigration crisis and continue to pressure Congress to support construction... Read More

Mar 26,2019

The ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties (ACLUF-SDIC) is seeking a full-time Policy Advocate. 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. Our work is accomplished in conjunction... Read More

Mar 13,2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 13, 2019 Contact: Daisy Vieyra [email protected], 916-824-3266 SACRAMENTO–Last night, news broke that California Governor Gavin Newsom is planning to announce a moratorium on executions in the state. The following statement can be jointly attributed to the three executive directors of the California ACLU affiliates: Abdi Soltani... Read More