Press Releases

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

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Edward Sifuentes
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(619) 501-3408

Press Releases

California Bill to Reduce Police Killings, Hold Officers Accountable Advances in Legislature

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 29, 2019 Media Contacts: Zakiya Scott, 704-277-8025, [email protected] Elizeth Virrueta, 626-848-1193, [email protected] Daisy Vieyra, 916-824-3266,... Read More

Prisoners Rights

California Assembly Approves Eliminating Co-Pays in Prisons and Jails

For Immediate Release May 23rd, 2019 Press Contact: Terence Long: [email protected] 510-936-0344 Sacramento, CA - Today, California’s Assembly passed Assembly Bill 45, authored by... Read More

ACLU Report Spotlights Overuse of Toxic Chemical Spray in Juvenile Facilities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 22, 2019 MEDIA CONTACT: ACLU SoCal Communications & Media Advocacy 213-977-5252 [email protected] LOS ANGELES — The chemical agent known as pepper spray is so toxic... Read More

Press Releases

California Legislature Caves to Big Tech Pressure Again and Undermines Consumer Privacy Rights

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 16, 2019 Media Contact: Daisy Vieyra [email protected]; 916-824-3266 SACRAMENTO–Today, the California Senate Appropriations Committee refused to advance SB 561, a bill that would... Read More

ACLU Demands Release of Documents Related to Man’s Untimely Death in San Diego County Jail

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 14, 2019 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes [email protected] (619) 501-3408 SAN DIEGO – Today, the ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties filed a motion asking a... Read More