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Sep 28,2017

WASHINGTON – The American Civil Liberties Union, the American Immigration Council, the American Immigration Lawyers Association, the Center for Refugee and Gender Studies, the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project, the Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services, and the Women’s Refugee Commission filed an administrative complaint on Sept. 26,... Read More

Sep 22,2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 22, 2017CONTACT: Inga Sarda-Sorensen, 212-284-7347, [email protected] YORK — The Trump administration is reportedly considering new travel ban restrictions.The American Civil Liberties Union and partner organizations are challenging Trump’s current Muslim ban, with Supreme Court arguments slated for October... Read More

Sep 22,2017

JOB TITLE: Administrative Assistant The ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties (ACLU-SDIC) is seeking a full-time Administrative Assistant to support the Director of the ACLU of California’s Criminal Justice and Drug Policy Team. Working with the Director in collaboration with ACLU colleagues around the country, the Administrative Assistant will play an integral role in... Read More

Sep 16,2017

SACRAMENTO-Yesterday, the California Assembly and Senate both approved Senate Bill 54, the California Values Act. The bill, introduced by Senate President pro Tempore Kevin De León (D-Los Angeles), further cements the state’s commitment to protecting immigrants’ rights and ensuring the federal government does not co-opt local law enforcement into becoming an extension of... Read More

Sep 13,2017

SAN DIEGO – In an unexpected turn of events, a pregnant woman being held at the Otay Mesa Detention Facility for more than a month was suddenly released Tuesday night. Maria Solis, an Oceanside mother of three young children, had been held in custody since Aug. 1, 2017, putting her at risk of miscarriage.Ms. Solis, who feared for the health of her pregnancy, had asked... Read More