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Apr 30,2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 30, 2018 CONTACT: Gabriela Melendez, 202-715-0826, [email protected] WASHINGTON — Fifty asylum-seekers from Central America are waiting at the border near San Diego to be processed by the federal government. U.S. and international law dictate that noncitizens presenting themselves at the borders have a right to apply for asylum and... Read More

Apr 25,2018

Board Relations and Executive Assistant The ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties (ACLUF-SDIC) is seeking a full-time Board Relations and Executive Assistant to join the executive team. The position reports to the Executive Director. The ACLUF-SDIC is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 civil liberties and civil rights organization working to advance equality,... Read More

Apr 17,2018

Sacramento - Today, the California Senate Committee on Public Safety approved legislation to open police use of force and misconduct records with five senators voting in support of the measure. In response, the bill’s co-sponsors issued the following statement: We are thrilled to see SB 1421 (Skinner) move forward and stand united in our belief that California must end... Read More

Apr 10,2018

Contract Position Field Canvassers The American Civil Liberties Union of San Diego and Imperial Counties (ACLU-SDIC) seeks to contract with motivated and outgoing individuals to join our voter engagement program as field canvassers. This will be a non-partisan effort to engage ACLU members around the importance of the district attorney and ACLU’s Smart Justice platform.... Read More

Apr 06,2018

SAN DIEGO – A broad cross-section of San Diego County leaders will hold a news conference on Tuesday to call on the County Board of Supervisors to vote against joining the Trump administration’s lawsuit against the State of California. On March 6, 2018, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions filed a lawsuit targeting the landmark California Values Act (SB 54) and two... Read More