Mar 21,2018

Greyhound buses, once a symbol of travel on America’s vast highways, have become rolling traps where U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents routinely board to unlawfully interrogate, detain and arrest passengers. The agents, with the agreement of Greyhound, stage surprise boardings without warrants to question riders about their citizenship and travel plans. In many... Read More

Mar 16,2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 16, 2018 CONTACT: Inga Sarda-Sorensen, 347-514-3984, [email protected] CHICAGO — The Congolese mother and her 7-year-old daughter at the center of a family separation case that sparked national outrage were reunited tonight. The American Civil Liberties Union brought the federal lawsuit to reunite the mother (“Ms. L”) and child, who... Read More

Mar 12,2018

SAN DIEGO – While President Trump visits his border wall prototypes in Otay Mesa on Tuesday, the ACLU of San Diego and Imperial Counties will join faith leaders and elected officials to reject his cruel anti-immigrant agenda at 12 pm in San Ysidro. The ACLU of San Diego will use Tuesday’s event to send a clear message to President Trump during his visit: Neither the... Read More

Mar 07,2018

SAN DIEGO – The ACLU of San Diego and Imperial Counties is proud to announce hiring of Imperial Valley native Crystal Quezada to its staff. As the ACLU SDIC’s Senior Community Advocate in Imperial County, she will increase the civil rights organization’s presence in the region and strengthen relationships with the community, partner organizations and grassroots... Read More

Mar 07,2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 6, 2018 CONTACT: Inga Sarda-Sorensen, 347-514-3984, [email protected] NEW YORK — Just days after the American Civil Liberties Union filed a federal lawsuit to reunite an asylum-seeking mom (“Ms. L”) and her 7-year-old daughter, the government has abruptly released the mother. The mom and child are still awaiting reunification,... Read More