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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 today with an initial vote of 44 to 15. Now, Senate Bill…

California Families Celebrate as Governor Signs One of the Strongest Police Use of Force Laws in the Country

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 19, 2019 Media Contacts: Zakiya Scott, 704-277-8025, zakiya@wonderforgood.com Elizeth Virrueta, 626-848-1193, elizeth@youth4justice.org Daisy Vieyra, 916-824-3266, dvieyra@acluca.org Sacramento, Calif. – Propelled by the leadership of hundreds of family members whose loved ones were killed by California police…

California Mother Whose Son was Killed by Police Applauds Committee Approval of Bill to Open Police Records

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 16, 2018 Contact: Daisy Vieyra, 916-442-1036 x613 Sacramento – Today, the Assembly Committee on Appropriations advanced legislation to open law enforcement misconduct and use of force records in California. SB 1421, introduced by Senator Nancy Skinner…