Press Releases

Find the latest press releases from the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties.

CONTACT:
Edward Sifuentes
esifuentes@aclusandiego.org
(619) 501-3408

ACLU Lawsuit Demands Release of Immigrant Detainees Vulnerable to COVID-19 Infection

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 3, 2020 CONTACT: Ed Sifuentes, ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-501-3408, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org SAN DIEGO – Today, attorneys for the American Civil... Read More

Prisoners Rights

ACLU: Authorities Must Develop COVID-19 Prevention and Management Plan for Local Jails, Prisons, Juvenile Hall Facilities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 12, 2020 MEDIA CONTACT: Ed Sifuentes, ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-501-3408, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org ACLU: Authorities Must Develop COVID-19 Prevention... Read More

ACLU: ICE Detention Center Officials Must Develop COVID-19 Prevention and Management Plan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 11, 2020 MEDIA CONTACT: Ed Sifuentes, ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-501-3408, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org SAN DIEGO — Today, the ACLU Foundation of... Read More

ACLU Comment on Federal Appeals Court Ruling Blocking Trump Forced Return to Mexico Policy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 28, 2020 CONTACT: Inga Sarda-Sorensen, 212-284-7347, isarda-sorensen@aclu.org SAN FRANCISCO — A federal appeals court has immediately blocked the Trump administration’s policy... Read More

ACLU Seeks DHS Inspector General Review of Treatment of Sick Children in CBP Custody

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Feb. 18, 2020 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes, ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-501-3408, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org SAN DIEGO – Today, the ACLU Foundation of San Diego... Read More