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Edward Sifuentes
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ACLU, Physicians for Human Rights Demand That CBP Improve Medical Care for Individuals Forced to Endure Substance Withdrawal at Ports of Entry

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 17, 2019 CONTACT: Imelda Mejia, ACLU of Texas, 346-299-6803, SAN DIEGO, California – The ACLU Border Rights Center, the ACLU of San Diego & Imperial... Read More

Celebrating ‘Constitution Day’ in Classrooms Across San Diego County on Tuesday, September 17

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 16, 2019 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes 619-501-3408 SAN DIEGO – On Tuesday, thousands of middle and high school students will celebrate Constitution Day... Read More

California Assembly Passes College Student Right to Access Act, Bill One Step Closer to Governor’s Desk

SACRAMENTO, Calif.  – Groundbreaking legislation that would require all on-campus student health centers at public universities in California to offer medication abortion services passed in the California Assembly... Read More

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California Legislature Votes to Make Election Day Registration Available at Every Polling Site

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 11, 2019 Press Contacts: Daisy Vieyra,, 916-824-3266 Elizabeth Leslie,, 916-842-7737 SACRAMENTO–Today, the California Legislature approved SB... Read More

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California Senate Votes to Block Face Recognition on Police Body Cameras

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 11, 2019 Media Contact: Daisy Vieyra,, 916-824-3266 SACRAMENTO–Today, the California Senate passed AB 1215: The Body Camera Accountability Act, legislation to... Read More