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Feb 25,2019

In 2018, the California Legislature passed SB1421, The Right To Know Act, which gives the public the right to see certain records relating to police misconduct and serious uses of force. You can now request these records under the Public Records Act ("PRA") — a law that gives the public the right to see the non-confidential documents of our state and local government... Read More

Feb 25,2019

By David Loy, Legal Director, ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties The Department of Justice is waging a long-running campaign to silence members and supporters of a controversial motorcycle club from expressing their affinity with the club by displaying its logo. This relentless attack should trouble anyone who cares about the freedoms of speech and... Read More

Feb 19,2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Feb. 19, 2019 CONTACT: [email protected]; (212) 549-2666 ACLU Files Lawsuit Challenging National Emergency Declaration Lawsuit Filed on Behald of Sierra Club and Southern Border Communities Coalition SAN FRANCISCO — The American Civil Liberties Union, Sierra Club, ACLU of Texas, and ACLU of Northern California today filed a lawsuit challenging... Read More

Feb 15,2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 15, 2019 CONTACT: Abdullah Hasan, 646-905-8879, [email protected] NEW YORK — The American Civil Liberties Union today announced that it will file a lawsuit challenging President Trump’s emergency powers declaration to secure funds to build a wall along the southern border. ACLU Executive Director Anthony Romero issued the following... Read More

Feb 14,2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 14, 2019 CONTACT: Inga Sarda-Sorensen, ACLU, 212-284-7347, [email protected] Jen Fuson, SPLC, 202-834-6209, [email protected] Brianna Krong, CGRS, 415-581-8835, [email protected] SAN FRANCISCO — The American Civil Liberties Union, Southern Poverty Law Center, and Center for Gender & Refugee Studies... Read More