Press Releases

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

CONTACT:
Edward Sifuentes
[email protected]
(619) 501-3408

Press Releases

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

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ACLU Statement on Ninth Circuit Decision Affirming First Amendment Right to Photograph Near Ports of Entry

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 14, 2018 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes [email protected] (619) 501-3408 SAN DIEGO – Today, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued an opinion in Askins et al. v. DHS. The... Read More

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Federal Court Criticizes Trump Administration For Lax Family Reunification Effort

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 3, 2018 CONTACT: Inga Sarda-Sorensen, 212-284-7347(office), 347-514-3984 (cell), [email protected] SAN DIEGO — A federal judge today called out the Trump administration... Read More