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Jul 25,2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 25, 2019 CONTACT: ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-501-3408, [email protected] ACLU SoCal Communications & Media Advocacy, 213-977-5252, [email protected] ACLU Demands Orange County Comply with the California Values Act Thousands of Operation Streamline Defendants Were Jailed in Violation of SB 54 SAN... Read More

Jul 02,2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 2, 2019 CONTACT: Inga Sarda-Sorensen ACLU National 347-514-3984 [email protected] SEATTLE — A federal court has blocked a Trump administration policy that categorically denies bond hearings to asylum-seekers. The policy, announced April 16 by Attorney General William Barr, targeted asylum-seekers whom immigration officers... Read More

May 14,2019

Today, the San Diego City Council passed a resolution to support AB 392: The California Act to Save Lives. Authored by Assemblymember Shirley Weber, AB 392 is a common-sense bill that will save lives and increase safety for police officers. With this resolution, the City of San Diego sends a powerful signal to our state legislature that our communities will be safer when... Read More

Apr 26,2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 26, 2019 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes [email protected] (619) 501-3408 SAN DIEGO – The ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties will host its second annual Equity in Action conference at the University of San Diego’s Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice on May 11. The theme of the 2019 conference is Advancing Change... Read More

Apr 23,2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 23, 2019 Media Contacts: Zakiya Scott, 704-277-8025, [email protected] Daisy Vieyra, 916-824-3266, [email protected] SACRAMENTO – Today, the California Senate Public Safety Committee voted to pass Senate Bill 230 with substantial amendments, including an amendment requiring that SB 230’s passage be contingent on the passage of... Read More