News

Jan 08,2019

The following is the written statement provided by the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties’ Advocacy Director to the San Diego County Board of Supervisors urging action on the region’s migrant shelter crisis. Good Morning Chairman Gaspar and Supervisors. My name is David Trujillo. I am the Advocacy Director of the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties. The... Read More

Jan 07,2019

Job Announcement ACLU Foundation of San Diego and Imperial Counties Development Director The ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties (ACLUF-SDIC) is seeking a full-time Development Director. The ACLUF-SDIC is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 civil liberties and civil rights organization working to advance equality, freedom, and justice. ACLUF-SDIC... Read More

Dec 26,2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 26, 2018CONTACT: Micah McCoy, (972) 740-6675 or [email protected] ALBUQUERQUE, NM - Today the ACLU of New Mexico responded to the tragic death of another immigrant child while in the custody of U.S. Customs and Border Protection. According to reports, 8-year-old Felipe Gomez Alonso of Guatemala died just before midnight on... Read More

Dec 13,2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 13, 2018 CONTACT: Imelda Mejia, ACLU of Texas, 317-751-3014,[email protected] EL PASO –Reports released today brought to light the death of a 7-year-old girl who died of septic shock, fever, and dehydration while she was in Border Patrol Custody last week. According to CBP records, the girl and her father turned themselves in to... Read More

Dec 05,2018

The following testimony was presented at the Public Safety and Livable Neighborhoods committee meeting on Wednesday, December 5, 2018. Good Morning Chairman Cate and Councilmembers, My name is Chloe Triplett, I am a policy advocate with the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties. The ACLU believes that privacy is a fundamental civil right, even in the digital age.... Read More