Press Releases

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

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

Press Releases

ACLU Statement on First Known Death from COVID-19 in ICE Detention

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 6, 2020 CONTACTS: Hanna Johnson, hjohnson@aclu.org, 650-464-1698 Ed Sifuentes, ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-501-3408,esifuentes@aclusandiego.org SAN DIEGO — The... Read More

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ACLU of CA Opposes Bill Enabling Face Recognition Expansion

Media Contact: Janine Shimomura 916-824-3266  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 4, 2020   Sacramento – Today, the ACLU of California joined with 55 civil rights organizations across the state to send a clear... Read More

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Federal Judge Orders Release of Dozens of Medically Vulnerable People at Otay Mesa Detention Center

April 30, 2020 MEDIA CONTACT: Ed Sifuentes, ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org, 619-501-3408 SAN DIEGO – Today, Judge Dana Sabraw issued an order directing the... Read More

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Suit Filed to Drastically Reduce Number of People in U.S. Marshals’ Custody at Otay Mesa Detention Center

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 24, 2020 MEDIA CONTACT: Ed Sifuentes, ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org, 619-501-3408 SAN DIEGO – Today, the National Immigration... Read More

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ACLU Sues for Drastic Reduction in Population of Overcrowded Otay Mesa, Imperial Detention Centers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 21, 2019 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes, ACLU Foundation of San Diego & Imperial Counties, 619-501-3408, esifuentes@aclusandiego.org SAN DIEGO – Today, the American Civil Liberties... Read More