Press Releases

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

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Press Releases

ACLU: San Diego Police and Sheriff’s Department data shows disparities in police practices among communities of color, people with disabilities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 4, 2019 Contact: Edward Sifuentes, ACLUF of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-501-3408, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org SAN DIEGO — Yesterday, the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial... Read More

The ACLU, the SDSU Center for Community Research and Engagement to Release a Report Highlighting Asylum Seeking Families’ Struggle to Find Refuge in the U.S.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dec. 09, 2019 CONTACT: Ed Sifuentes, ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-501-3408, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org Lainie Fraser, San Diego State University, 619-594-1031,... Read More

Journalists Sue Federal Government to Defend Free Press in ACLU Lawsuit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 21, 2019 CONTACT: Abdullah Hasan, ACLU, ahasan@aclu.org Edward Sifuentes, ACLU of San Diego, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org Diana Lee, NYCLU, dlee@nyclu.org NEW YORK — Five... Read More

Family Subjected to MPP Will Not Be Returned to Mexico to Pursue Their Asylum Claim

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nov. 14, 2019 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes, ACLUF of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-501-3408,esifuentes@aclusandiego.org Sandy Young, Jewish Family Service of San Diego,... Read More

ACLU, Physicians for Human Rights Demand That CBP Improve Medical Care for Individuals Forced to Endure Substance Withdrawal at Ports of Entry

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 17, 2019 CONTACT: Imelda Mejia, ACLU of Texas, 346-299-6803, media@aclutx.org SAN DIEGO, California – The ACLU Border Rights Center, the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial... Read More