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

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

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ACLU’s In-Classroom Constitution Day Program Goes Digital

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 15, 2020 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes esifuentes@aclusandiego.org 619-501-3408 As schools across the nation implement distance learning, ACLU volunteers have produced dozens of... Read More

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ACLU, UCSD Reach Settlement in First Amendment Case: After 4 Years, Settlement Upholds Free Speech on Campus and Student Newspapers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 10, 2020 CONTACT: Ed Sifuentes, ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-501-3408, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org SAN DIEGO – After scoring a victory in the Ninth... Read More

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ACLU Statement on Committee’s Vote to Repeal San Diego’s ‘Seditious Language’ Ordinance

CONTACT: Ed Sifuentes, ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-501-3408, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org SAN DIEGO – Today, the City of San Diego’s Public Safety and Livable Neighborhoods Committee voted to... Read More

Individuals exercising their lawful right to seek asylum in the United States must not be torn apart from their families or summarily deported back to a country in which they fear persecution or torture.
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Jewish Family Service & ACLU File Complaint After DHS Expels Newborn U.S. Citizen

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 10, 2020 Media Contacts: Sandy Young/ Ashley Bendas, Jewish Family Service of San Diego, 619-295-7140 sandy@jwalcher.com/ ashley@jwalcher.com Edgar Hopida, ACLUF of San Diego &... Read More

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ACLU Seeks DHS Inspector General Review of Border Patrol’s Verbal Abuse of People in its Custody and Overhaul of Disciplinary Procedures

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 7, 2020 CONTACT: Edgar Hopida, ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-913-0719, ehopida@aclusandiego.org SAN DIEGO – Today, the ACLU Foundation of San Diego &... Read More