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The Justice Department Wants to Strip the Mongols Biker Club of Its Logo

By David Loy, Legal Director, ACLU of San Diego & Imperial Counties The Department of Justice is waging a long-running campaign to silence members and supporters of a controversial motorcycle club from expressing their affinity with the club by displaying…

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 case involves the public’s First Amendment right to…

ACLU: CA Law Used to Cite Drivers Who Honk Their Horns During Protests is Unconstitutional

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 12, 2018 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes [email protected] (619) 501-3408 ACLU: CA Law Used to Cite Drivers Who Honk Their Horns During Protests is Unconstitutional Lawsuit Filed After Sheriff’ Deputy Tickets Woman For Using Her Car Horn To…

ACLU Wins Suit Over Individuals’ Right to Protest and Monitor Border Patrol Checkpoint Operations

SAN DIEGO – Today, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued an opinion siding with ACLU clients in a case involving the First Amendment right to protest and monitor law enforcement activities in public. After plaintiffs Peter Ragan and Leesa…

ACLU Condemns El Cajon’s ‘Food Sharing’ Ban and Subsequent Arrests During MLK Holiday Weekend

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jan. 15, 2018 CONTACT: Edward Sifuentes [email protected] 619-501-3408 SAN DIEGO — On Sunday, one day before the national holiday honoring the legacy of a man who believed fervently in equal justice, tolerance, and ‘an inescapable network of…