Press Releases

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

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Celebrating the U.S. Constitution in Classrooms Across San Diego County

SAN DIEGO – Monday, Sept. 17 is Constitution Day! Thousands of middle and high school students across San Diego County will better understand the wisdom, complexity and enduring relevance of the United States... Read More

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California Legislature Approves Historic Bill to Prevent Wrongful Convictions

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 31, 2018 Contact: Daisy Vieyra, 916-824-3266 SACRAMENTO–Today, the California Assembly approved legislation that will help prevent wrongful convictions. Senate Bill 923, introduced... Read More

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California Passes Landmark Police Transparency and Accountability Legislation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 31, 2018 Contact: Daisy Vieyra, 916-824-3266 SB 1421 will restore Californians’ right to know whether and how departments investigate and hold accountable officers who use force,... Read More

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Advocates Denounce Shelving of Bill that Would Have Reduced the Number of Police Shootings in California

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 30, 2018 Contact: Daisy Vieyra, 916-824-3266 (Sacramento) Emilio Lacques 323-616-8016 (Los Angeles) Advocates Denounce Shelving of Bill that Would Have Reduced the Number of Police... Read More

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ACLU of California Changes Position to Oppose Bail Reform Legislation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 20, 2018 CONTACT: Daisy Vieyra [email protected], 916-824-3266 ACLU of California Changes Position to Oppose Bail Reform Legislation SACRAMENTO – Today, the Executive Directors... Read More