Open Government

Education Equity

Lawsuit Filed in Federal Court Challenging SDPD’s Prolonged Seizure of Protester’s Cell Phone  

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jan. 07, 2021 MEDIA CONTACT: Ed Sifuentes, ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties,, 619-300-6166 SAN DIEGO – Today, the ACLU Foundation of San... Read More


ACLU Hails Public Participation in First Meeting of San Diego’s New City Council; Vows to Hold New Mayor, Council Accountable for Equitable, Inclusive Solutions to City’s Challenges

CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes (619) 300-6166 SAN DIEGO – The ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties commends the more than 350 San Diegans who participated in today’s meeting of San... Read More

What Does the City of Escondido Have to Hide?

UPDATE: The City of Escondido has recognized the community's right to know the details of its severance agreement with former police chief Jim Maher's, and released the documents to the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial... Read More

Open Government

Good Government Requires Freedom of Information

Throughout our country's history, national security has often been used as a pretext for massive violations of individual rights. In the name of national security, President Jefferson countenanced internment camps for... Read More